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orchard

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noun or·chard \ˈȯr-chərd\

Simple Definition of orchard

  • : a place where people grow fruit trees

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of orchard

  1. :  a planting of fruit trees, nut trees, or sugar maples; also :  the trees of such a planting

Origin and Etymology of orchard

Middle English, from Old English ortgeard, from ort- (from Latin hortus garden) + geard yard — more at yard


First Known Use: before 12th century

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ORCHARD Defined for Kids

orchard

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noun or·chard \ˈȯr-chərd\

Definition of orchard for Students

  1. :  a place where fruit trees are grown





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