litter

  1. the offspring at one birth of a multiparous mammal
  2. rubbish carelessly dropped or left about (especially in public places)
  3. conveyance consisting of a chair or bed carried on two poles by bearers
  4. material used to provide a bed for animals

Litter

Undecomposed plant residues on the soil surface. See decomposition.

Litter

Dead plant and animal material on the surface of the ground.

litter

A form of transport in which a seat or platform was carried by bearers.

Litter

The uppermost layer of decaying organic matter in any plant community; or, carelessly discarded trash on the trail.
Found on http://www.americantrails.org/

litter

Leaf litter, or forest litter, is the detritus of fallen leaves and bark which accumulate in forests.
Found on http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss5ecol.html

Litter

a vehicle carried by men or animals consisting of a bed or couch suspended between two shafts often covered and curtained for privacy.
Found on http://www.hestories.info/greco-roman-world-glossary.html

Litter

A group of young born at the same time by one mother.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20085

Litter

1. The highly visible portion of solid waste carelessly discarded outside the regular garbage and trash collection and disposal system. 2. leaves and twigs fallen from forest trees.
Found on http://www.epa.gov/OCEPAterms/

Litter

Accumulations of dead leaves in various states of fragmentation and decomposition
Found on http://life.bio.sunysb.edu/marinebio/glossary.lmn.html

litter

Undecomposed plant residues on the soil surface.
Found on http://cdiac.ornl.gov/glossary.html

Litter

All the kittens born to a mother in a single birth.
Found on http://www.moggies.co.uk/gloss.html

litter

[n] - rubbish carelessly dropped or left about (especially in public places) 2. [n] - the offspring at one birth of a multiparous mammal 3. [n] - conveyance consisting of a chair or bed carried on two poles by bearers 4. [v] - strew 5. [v] - make a place messy by strewing garbage around 6. [v] - give birth to a litter of ...
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Litter

Lit'ter (lĭt'tẽr) noun [ French litière , Late Latin lectaria , from Latin lectus couch, bed. See Lie to be prostrated, and confer Coverlet .] 1. A bed or stretcher so arranged that a person, esp. a sick or wounded person, may be easily carried...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/51

Litter

Lit'ter transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Littered ; present participle & verbal noun Littering .] 1. To supply with litter, as cattle; to cover with litter, as the floor of a stall. « Tell them how they litt...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/51

litter

The undecomposed plant and animal material found on the forest floor. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

litter

noun the offspring at one birth of a multiparous mammal
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=litter

litter

(lit´әr) stretcher.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

Litter

• (v. t.) To give birth to; to bear; -- said of brutes, esp. those which produce more than one at a birth, and also of human beings, in abhorrence or contempt. • (v. i.) To produce a litter. • (v. t.) To put into a confused or disordered condition; to strew with scattered articles; as, to litter a room. • (n.) Things lying scatt...
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litter

portable bed or couch, open or enclosed, that is mounted on two poles and carried at each end on the shoulders of porters or by animals. Litters, ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/l/59

Litter

Accumulation of leaves, twigs and other forms of organic matter on the soil surface. In most soils, the surface layer of litter is at various stages of decomposition.
Found on http://www.physicalgeography.net/physgeoglos/l.html

LITTER

The organic debris on a forest floor; Leaves, twigs, and other lightweight decomposing material.
Found on http://www.neonaturalist.com/nature/nature_glossary.html

Litter

Litter is the collective noun for a group of pups.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/BL.HTM

litter

Type: Term Pronunciation: lit′ĕr Definitions: 1. A stretcher or portable couch for moving the sick or injured. 2. A group of animals of the same parents, born at the same time. Synonyms: brood1
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=50983

Litter

the group of babies to which a live bearing snake gives birth.
Found on http://www.kingsnake.com/articles/Glossary.html
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