sugar orchard

noun

Definition of sugar orchard

chiefly New England

Examples of sugar orchard in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With so many sugar orchards laying in ruins, many Vermont farmers had no choice but to get out of farming. Stephen Long, Smithsonian, "The 1938 Hurricane That Revived New England’s Fall Colors," 12 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of sugar orchard

1833, in the meaning defined above

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“Sugar orchard.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sugar%20orchard. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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