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horticulture

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈhɔːtɪkʌltʃər/ 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 adjective
Translations of “horticulture”
in Spanish horticultura…
in French horticulture…
in German der Gartenbau…
in Chinese (Traditional) 園藝學, 園藝…
in Russian садоводство…
in Turkish bahçecilik, çiçekcilik, bahçıvanlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 园艺学, 园艺…
in Polish ogrodnictwo…
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