palmetum

noun
palme·​tum | \ palˈmētəm, päˈm- \
plural -s

Definition of palmetum

: palmery especially : an area where palms are grown outdoors for botanical or ornamental purposes

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History and Etymology for palmetum

Latin, palm grove, from palma palm + -etum

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“Palmetum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/palmetum. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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