botanical garden

noun
variants: or less commonly botanic garden play \bə-ˈta-nik-\
|Updated on: 18 Jul 2018

Definition of botanical garden

: a garden often with greenhouses for the culture, study, and exhibition of special plants

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Definition of botanical garden for English Language Learners

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



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