A method by which one will press that soil around a plant that has just been planted making sure soil is secure and firm around the roots.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20077
Tamp'ing noun 1.
The act of one who tamps; specifically, the act of filling up a hole in a rock, or the branch of a mine, for the purpose of blasting the rock or exploding the mine. 2.
The material used in tamping. See Tamp
, transitive verb
, 1. Tam...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/T/8
• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Tamp • (n.) The material used in tamping. See Tamp, v. t., 1. • (n.) The act of one who tamps; specifically, the act of filling up a hole in a rock, or the branch of a mine, for the purpose of blasting the rock or exploding the mine.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/tamping/
Using a narrow machine compactor, a tamping bar, or the handle of a shovel or other tool to compact earth backfill around a post, pole, or pile.Found on http://www.americantrails.org/
The process by which ballast is packed around the sleepers of a track to ensure the correct position for the location, speed and curvature. Can be done manually or mechanically by special "tamping machines", usually independently powered track vehicles.Found on http://www.railway-technical.com/newglos.shtml
The operation of compacting freshly placed concrete by repeated blows or penetrations with a tamping device.Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21122
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