garden city

noun
Updated on: 30 Nov 2017

Definition of garden city

: a planned residential community with park and planted areas

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First Known Use of garden city

1898


Garden City

geographical name

Definition of Garden City

1 city on the Arkansas River in western Kansas population 26,658
2 city west of Detroit in southeastern Michigan population 27,692

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