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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Downing, Andrew Jackson 1815-1852. American landscape architect and horticulturist who wrote the classic A Treatise on Landscape Gardening (1841) and designed the grounds of the White House and the U.S. Capitol.

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  • n. United States landscape architect who designed the grounds of the White House and the Capitol Building (1815-1852)

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