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botanical garden

noun

Simple Definition of botanical garden

  • : a large usually public garden where plants are grown in order to be studied

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of botanical garden

  1. :  a garden often with greenhouses for the culture, study, and exhibition of special plants —called also bo*tan*ic garden, \bə-ˈta-nik-\

1775

First Known Use of botanical garden

1775



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