horticultural
adjective see horticulture

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  • Horticultural — Hor ti*cul tur*al, a. [Cf. F. horticultural.] Of or pertaining to horticulture, or the culture of gardens or orchards. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • horticultural — horticultural, ale, aux [ɔʀtikyltyʀal, o] adj. ÉTYM. 1839; de horticulture. ❖ ♦ Didact. Relatif à l horticulture …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • horticultural — horticultural, ale (or ti kul tu ral, ra l ) adj. Qui a rapport à l horticulture. Les procédés horticulturaux …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • horticultural — 1778, from HORTICULTURE (Cf. horticulture) + AL (Cf. al) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • horticultural — horticulture UK US /ˈhɔːtɪkʌltʃər/ noun [U] PRODUCTION, NATURAL RESOURCES ► the study or activity of growing plants: »In Florida, women farmers run more than 8,000 farms and horticulture operations on their own or as partners. horticultural… …   Financial and business terms

  • horticultural — [[t]hɔ͟ː(r)tɪkʌ̱ltʃər(ə)l[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Horticultural means concerned with horticulture. The horticultural show will take place in the old covered Victorian Market …   English dictionary

  • horticultural — adj. Horticultural is used with these nouns: ↑show, ↑society …   Collocations dictionary

  • horticultural — horticulture ► NOUN ▪ the art or practice of garden cultivation and management. DERIVATIVES horticultural adjective horticulturalist noun horticulturist noun. ORIGIN from Latin hortus garden …   English terms dictionary

  • horticultural — See horticulture. * * * …   Universalium

  • horticultural — adjective of or pertaining to horticulture, connected with gardening …   Wiktionary

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