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market garden

noun [C] uk   UK ( US truck farm) us  
a small farm where fruit and vegetables are grown for selling to the public
market gardener
noun [C] uk   ( US truck farmer) us  
Farmers and market gardeners have been badly affected by the drought.
market gardening
noun [U] uk   ( US truck farming) us  
Translations of “market garden”
in Chinese (Traditional) (以供應市場為目的的)蔬果農場…
in Chinese (Simplified) (以供应市场为目的的)果蔬农场…
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