Meaning of “vertical farm” in the English Dictionary

"vertical farm" in British English

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vertical farmnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌvɜː.tɪ.kəl ˈfɑːm/ us /ˌvɝː.t̬ə.kəl ˈfɑːrm/

a place where plants or livestock (= animals for food) are grown or kept in tall buildings with many floors

vertical farming
noun [ U ] uk us

Vertical farming promises to increase food supplies without using more land.

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