garigue

play
noun ga·rigue \gə-ˈrēg\

Definition of garigue

  1. :  a low open scrubland with many evergreen shrubs, low trees, aromatic herbs, and bunchgrasses found in poor or dry soil in the Mediterranean region

Origin and Etymology of garigue

French


First Known Use: 1896


Learn More about garigue


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up garigue? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the art of making engravings on wood

Get Word of the Day daily email!