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English definition of “market garden”

market garden

noun [C] uk   UK (US truck farm) us  
a small farm where fruit and vegetables are grown for selling to the publicFarms and ranchesAreas of land where crops are grown
market gardener
noun [C] uk   (US truck farmer) us  
Farmers and market gardeners have been badly affected by the drought.Farmers and farm workers
market gardening
noun [U] uk   (US truck farming) us  
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