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Definition of Ditch

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Stonecrop Stone"crop`, n. [AS. st[=a]ncropp.] 1. A sort of tree. [Obs.] --Mortimer. 2. (Bot.) Any low succulent plant of the genus Sedum, esp. Sedum acre, which is common on bare rocks in Europe, and is spreading in parts of America. See Orpine. Virginian, or Ditch, stonecrop, an American plant (Penthorum sedoides).
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Ditch Ditch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ditched; p. pr. & vb. n. Ditching.] 1. To dig a ditch or ditches in; to drain by a ditch or ditches; as, to ditch moist land. 2. To surround with a ditch. --Shak. 3. To throw into a ditch; as, the engine was ditched and turned on its side.
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Ditch Ditch, v. i. To dig a ditch or ditches. --Swift.
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Ditch Ditch (?; 224), n.; pl. Ditches. [OE. dich, orig. the same word as dik. See Dike.] 1. A trench made in the earth by digging, particularly a trench for draining wet land, for guarding or fencing inclosures, or for preventing an approach to a town or fortress. In the latter sense, it is called also a moat or a fosse. 2. Any long, narrow receptacle for water on the surface of the earth.

Meaning of Ditch from wikipedia

- A ditch is a small to moderate divot created to channel water. A ditch can be used for drainage, to drain water from low-lying areas, alongside roadways...
- ditch, was an on-line literary periodical edited by the Canadian writer John C. Goodman with ****istance from Scottish poet and artist James Mc Laughlin...
- The Velvet Ditch is the second EP by English punk rock duo Slaves, released on 18 July 2019. All tracks are written by Laurie Vincent and Isaac Holman...
- A bar or borrow ditch is a roadside channel dug for drainage purposes. Typically, the dirt is "borrowed" from the ditch, and used to crown the road. It...
- In the Ditch may refer to: In the Ditch (novel), 1972 novel by Buchi Emecheta "In the Ditch", song by Gang of Four from the album Solid Gold This disambiguation...
- middle of the road. Traveling there soon became a bore, so I headed for the ditch. A rougher ride but I saw more interesting people there." Although a new...
- The Grand Ditch, also known as the Grand River Ditch and originally known as the North Grand River Ditch, is a water diversion project in the Never Summer...
- A ditch in military engineering is an obstacle, designed to slow down or break up an attacking force, while a trench is intended to provide cover to the...
- Blanco Ditch is a 1.40 mi (2.25 km) long 1st order tributary to Sewell Branch in Kent County, Delaware. Blanco Ditch rises on the Jordan Branch divide...
- Look up ditch in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A ditch is a small depression created to channel water. Ditch or The Ditch may also refer to Ditch (fortification)...