floriculture

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flo·ri·cul·ture

 (flôr′ĭ-kŭl′chər)
n.
The cultivation of flowering and ornamental plants.

[Latin flōs, flōr-, flower; see flower + culture.]

flo′ri·cul′tur·al adj.
flo′ri·cul′tur·ist n.

floriculture

(ˈflɔːrɪˌkʌltʃə)
n
(Horticulture) the cultivation of flowering plants
ˌfloriˈcultural adj
ˌfloriˈculturist n

flo•ri•cul•ture

(ˈflɔr ɪˌkʌl tʃər, ˈfloʊr-)

n.
the cultivation of flowers or flowering plants, esp. for ornamental purposes.
[1815–25]
flo`ri•cul′tur•al, adj.
flo`ri•cul′tur•al•ly, adv.
flo`ri•cul′tur•ist, n.

floriculture

the cultivation of flowers, especially of decorative flowering plants, usually on a commercial scale. — floriculturist, n. — floricultural, adj.
See also: Flowers
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.floriculture - the cultivation of flowering plantsfloriculture - the cultivation of flowering plants
gardening, horticulture - the cultivation of plants
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