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English definition of “bonsai”

bonsai

noun [C] uk   /ˈbɒn.saɪ/ us    /ˌbɑːnˈsaɪ/ (also bonsai tree)
a very small tree that is grown in a small container and is stopped from growing bigger by repeated cuttingGardening - general words
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