garden

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. herbary, nursery, pleasance; flower beds. See agriculture.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. vegetable patch, plot, bed, border, cultivated area, enclosure, field, truck garden, herb garden, rock garden, rose garden, Victory garden, formal garden, kitchen garden, hotbed, cold frame, greenhouse, patio, terrace, backyard, conservatory, nursery, flower garden, water garden, hanging garden, floating garden, cactus garden, desert garden, cottage garden, English garden, Japanese garden, botanical garden, arboretum, garden spot, oasis.
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
vegetable garden, flower garden, herb garden, plot, bed, patch, nursery. The richer realm.''—Alice Brown. ''The purest of human pleasures.''—Francis Bacon. ''The best place to seek God . . . you can dig for Him there.''—George Bernard Shaw.
WORD FIND
cultivation science: horticulture
enclosed garden: garth
fertilizer: bone meal, manure, compost
first: Eden
glass container, small garden in: terrarium
greenhouse display: conservatory
greenhouse-like box, small: cold frame
Japanese teahouse, bonsai, water: tea garden, Japanese garden
pest: aphid, cutworm, borer, Japanese beetle, slug
pleasure ground or garden on an estate: pleasance
protective organic cover of straw, leaves, peat moss: mulch
rock: rock garden, rockery
section: bed, plot
sheltered from elements: greenhouse, hothouse
shrubs sculpted into shapes of animals, objects: topiary
skill for growing: green thumb
soil: humus, loam
soilless growing method using nutrient-rich solution: hydroponics
tool: hoe, trowel, rake, sprinkler
tree and shrub: arbor, arboretum
wartime garden grown to boost food production: victory garden
watering: irrigation
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Being of no special quality or type: average, common, commonplace, cut-and-dried, formulaic, garden-variety, indifferent, mediocre, ordinary, plain, routine, run-of-the-mill, standard, stock, undistinguished, unexceptional, unremarkable. See GOOD, USUAL.

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  • Garden — Gar den (g[aum]r d n; 277), n. [OE. gardin, OF. gardin, jardin, F. jardin, of German origin; cf. OHG. garto, G. garten; akin to AS. geard. See {Yard} an inclosure.] 1. A piece of ground appropriated to the cultivation of herbs, fruits, flowers,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Garden — (en castellano: jardín) puede referirse a: Garden, canción del grupo japonés Globe. Garden, canción del grupo de rock estadounidense Pearl Jam. Autores de nombres científicos Garden Alexander Garden 1730 1792 J.Garden Joy Garden 1923 Véase… …   Wikipedia Español

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  • garden — [gärd′ n] n. [ME < NormFr gardin < Frank * gardo, akin to Ger garten, OE geard: see YARD2, GARTH] 1. a piece of ground, usually close to a house, for growing vegetables, fruits, flowers, ornamental shrubs or trees, etc. 2. a well cultivated …   English World dictionary

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  • Garden — Gar den, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Gardened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gardening}.] To lay out or cultivate a garden; to labor in a garden; to practice horticulture. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Garden, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 240 Housing Units (2000): 129 Land area (2000): 0.847775 sq. miles (2.195726 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.170234 sq. miles (0.440904 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.018009 sq. miles (2.636630 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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