What does the word planter mean?

Usage examples for planter

  1. " They come here under different conditions," explained the planter. – Plotting in Pirate Seas by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  2. In view of the fact just stated, if a planter desires to secure a certain definite fixed variety of pecan, it can only be done by planting grafted trees. – The Pecan and its Culture by H. Harold Hume
  3. Many processes and instruments intervene between the seed planter and the wheaten rolls upon the breakfast table. – The Classification of Patents by United States Patent Office