Broad"cast` (?), n. Agric.

A casting or throwing seed in all directions, as from the hand in sowing.


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Broad"cast`, a.


Cast or dispersed in all directions, as seed from the hand in sowing; widely diffused.


Scattering in all directions (as a method of sowing); -- opposed to planting in hills, or rows.


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Broad"cast`, adv.

So as to scatter or be scattered in all directions; so as to spread widely, as seed from the hand in sowing, or news from the press.


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