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

  • n. One who maintains grounds, as of an estate, a park, or an athletic field.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone who takes care of the upkeep of the gardens

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

  • n. someone who maintains the grounds (of an estate or park or athletic field)


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