landscaping
landscaping landscaping n. Working as a landscape gardner.

Syn: landscape gardening. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Landscaping — refers to any activity that modifies the visible features of an area of land, including but not limited to: # living elements, such as flora or fauna; or what is commonly referred to as Gardening, the art and craft of growing plants with a goal… …   Wikipedia

  • landscaping — by 1861; see LANDSCAPE (Cf. landscape) (v.). The question, however, is, Can landscape gardening (or short and sweet, landscaping) be taught? It, plainly, cannot. [ The Gardener s Monthly July 1861] Also of artists, depiction as a landscape (1868) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • landscaping — land|scap|ing [ lænd,skeıpıŋ ] noun uncount 1. ) the development of a piece of land by adding plants and other features to make it more attractive: suburban homes with a lot of landscaping 2. ) the profession or activity of making an area of land …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • landscaping — verb The act of improving the look of land (eg: planting trees, leveling, etc) …   Wiktionary

  • landscaping — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. lawn, shrubbery, garden, (the) grounds, beautification program, setting, background; see also decoration 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • landscaping — land·scape || lænskeɪp n. view, scenery; photograph of scenery; painting or drawing of scenery; horizontal page orientation; printing widthwise on a page (Computers) v. design gardens or large areas of land, beautify an area of land (by… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Landscaping —   Features and vegetation on the outside of or surrounding a building for aesthetics and energy conservation …   Energy terms

  • Natural landscaping — using Pine, Redbud, Maple, and American Sweetgum with leaf litter . Natural landscaping, also called native gardening, is the use of native plants, including trees, shrubs, groundcover, and grasses which are indigenous to the geographic area of… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy-efficient landscaping — is a type of landscaping designed for the purpose of conserving energy. There is a distinction between the embedded energy of materials and constructing the landscape, and the energy consumed by the maintenance and operations of a… …   Wikipedia

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