arboretum


arboretum
Synonyms and related words:
Japanese garden, afforestation, alpine garden, bed, bog garden, boondocks, border, botanical garden, bush, bushveld, chase, climax forest, cloud forest, dendrology, dry garden, flower bed, flower garden, forest, forest land, forest preserve, forestry, fringing forest, gallery forest, garden, garden spot, grape ranch, grapery, greenwood, hanger, herbarium, hortus siccus, index forest, jardin, jungle, jungles, kitchen garden, market garden, national forest, ornamental garden, palmetto barrens, paradise, park, park forest, pine barrens, pinetum, primeval forest, protection forest, rain forest, reforestation, rock garden, roof garden, scrub, scrubland, selection forest, shrubbery, shrubland, silviculture, sprout forest, stand of timber, state forest, sunken garden, tea garden, timber, timberland, tree veld, truck garden, vegetable garden, victory garden, vinery, vineyard, virgin forest, wildwood, wood, woodland, woods

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  • arboretum — [ arbɔretɔm ] n. m. • 1862; mot lat. « lieu planté d arbres » ♦ Bot. Plantation d arbres d essences variées, forestière ou en pépinière, en vue de l expérimentation ou de l ornement. Les arboretums du mont Aigoual. ● arboretum nom masculin (latin …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • arboretum — (n.) tree garden, 1838, from L. arboretum, lit. a place grown with trees, from arbor tree, of unknown origin, + etum, suffix used to form the names of gardens and woods …   Etymology dictionary

  • Arboretum — Ar bo*re tum, n.; pl. {Arboreta}. [L., a place grown with trees.] A place in which a collection of rare trees and shrubs is cultivated for scientific or educational purposes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arborētum — (lat.), zu botanischen Studienzwecken angepflanzte Gehölzsammlung, die das Verhalten ausländischer Bäume und Sträucher unter gegebenen Klima u. Bodenverhältnissen zu beobachten gestattet. Hauptbedingung ist, daß jede Art die individuellen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Arboretum — Arborētum (vom lat. arbor, Baum), Baumschule …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • arboretum — arborétum m DEFINICIJA agr. nasad raznovrsnog drveća i grmlja, služi u znanstvene, uzgojne i dekorativne svrhe ETIMOLOGIJA vidi arbor …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • arboretum — ► NOUN (pl. arboretums or arboreta) ▪ a garden devoted to the study and display of trees. ORIGIN Latin, from arbor tree …   English terms dictionary

  • arboretum — [är΄bərēt′əm] n. pl. arboretums or arboreta [är΄bərēt′ə] [L < arbor, tree] a place where many kinds of trees and shrubs are grown for exhibition or study …   English World dictionary

  • Arboretum — An arboretum is a collection of trees. Related collections include a fruticetum (from the Latin frutex , meaning shrub), and a viticetum, a collection of vines. More commonly today, an arboretum is a botanical garden containing living collections …   Wikipedia

  • Arboretum — Eingangsbereich des Arboretums Sequoiafarm Kaldenkirchen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Arboretum — Couleurs automnales du Westonbirt Arboretum, Gloucestershire, Angleterre …   Wikipédia en Français