HyperDic: vegetable_matter

English > 1 sense of the expression vegetable matter:
NOUNsubstancevegetable mattermatter produced by plants or growing in the manner of a plant
English > vegetable matter: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningMatter produced by plants or growing in the manner of a plant.
Narrowercoalfossil fuel consisting of carbonized vegetable matter deposited in the Carboniferous period
peatpartially carbonized vegetable matter saturated with water
BroadermatterThat which has mass and occupies space

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