horticulture Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “horticulture” in the English Dictionary

"horticulture" in British English

See all translations

horticulturenoun [U]

uk   /ˈhɔː.tɪ.kʌl.tʃər/ us   /ˈhɔːr.t̬ə.kʌl.tʃɚ/
horticultural
adjective uk   /ˌhɔː.tɪˈkʌl.tʃər.əl/ us   /ˌhɔːr.t̬əˈkʌl.tʃɚ.əl/
a horticultural show
horticulturalist
noun [C] uk   /ˌhɔː.tɪˈkʌl.tʃər.əl.ɪst/ us   /ˌhɔːr.t̬əˈkʌl.tʃɚ.əl.ɪst/ also horticulturist,
(Definition of horticulture from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"horticulture" in American English

See all translations

horticulturenoun [U]

us   /ˈhɔr·t̬ɪˌkʌl·tʃər/
the study or activity of growing plants, esp. for decoration
(Definition of horticulture from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"horticulture" in Business English

See all translations

horticulturenoun [U]

uk   /ˈhɔːtɪkʌltʃər/ us   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
horticultural products
(Definition of horticulture from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “horticulture”
in Vietnamese nghề làm vườn…
in Spanish horticultura…
in Malaysian hortikultur…
in Thai การทำสวน…
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 Indonesian hortikultura…
in Polish ogrodnictwo…
What is the pronunciation of horticulture?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“horticulture” in British English

“horticulture” in Business English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ray

a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More