Examples of nursery in a Sentence
She still needs to decorate the nursery before the baby comes.
We get our flowers from a local nursery.
Recent Examples of nursery from the Web
And dams have wiped out nursery and spawning areas.
The event features rare and exotic species of plants provided by regional nurseries and is co-hosted by the Palm Society of Southern California and San Diego Botanic Garden.
In December, a shipment of several hundred little hats arrived for babies in the intensive care nursery, said Linda Sutherland, executive director of Healthy Start Coalition of Orange County.
Their initial plan was to buy trees from a local nursery and plant 10 trees this year along streets in each of the city’s seven wards, or 70 total.
The seeds and plants that survived lengthy ocean voyages back to Europe were eagerly propagated in commercial nurseries and university gardens.
The 10-acre park features lushly landscaped gardens bursting with flowers, three butterfly aviaries housing 20,000 live butterflies, three bird aviaries, a live bug zoo, butterfly museum, rare plant nursery and gift shop.
But strawberry plants are seemingly everywhere these days at nurseries and home supply stores, tempting us with the promise of fresh berries.
For the parasitoid’s brood, a caterpillar is a walking nursery and buffet.
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NURSERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nursery for English Language Learners
: the room where a baby sleeps
: the room in a hospital where new babies are kept and cared for by nurses
: a room where children sleep, play, and are sometimes taught
NURSERY Defined for Kids
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