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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A suffix added in Latin to names of trees and other plants, to designate a plantation, grove, or garden of the plant specified: as, pinetum, quercetum, arboretum, etc., a forest of pines, oaks, trees, etc.; rosetum, a bed of roses; vinetum, a vineyard, etc.

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