Meaning of “market garden” in the English Dictionary

"market garden" in British English

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market gardennoun [ C ]

uk /ˌmɑː.kɪt ˈɡɑː.dən/ us /ˌmɑːr.kɪt ˈɡɑːr.dən/ UK US truck farm

a small farm where fruit and vegetables are grown for selling to the public

market gardener
noun [ C ] uk us US truck farmer

Farmers and market gardeners have been badly affected by the drought.
market gardening
noun [ U ] uk us US truck farming

(Definition of “market garden” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"market garden" in Business English

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market gardennoun [ C ]

uk us UK US truck farm

COMMERCE a small farm that grows fruit and vegetables:

He and his wife Joy run a small market garden.

(Definition of “market garden” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)