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

  • n. The cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The farming of flowers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The cultivation of flowering plants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The cultivation of flowers or of flowering plants.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the cultivation of flowering plants

Etymologies

Latin flōs, flōr-, flower; see flower + culture.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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