Meaning of dibble

dib•ble

Pronunciation: (dib'ul), [key]
— n., v., -bled, -bling.
—n.
  1. a small, hand-held, pointed implement for making holes in soil for planting seedlings, bulbs, etc.
—v.t.
  1. to make a hole (in the ground) with or as if with a dibble.
  2. to set (plants) in holes made with a dibble.
—v.i.
  1. to work with a dibble.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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