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land·scape

 (lănd′skāp′)
n.
1. An expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view: a desert landscape.
2. A picture depicting an expanse of scenery.
3. The branch of art dealing with the representation of natural scenery.
4. The aspect of the land characteristic of a particular region: a bleak New England winter landscape.
5. Grounds that have been landscaped: liked the house especially for its landscape.
6. An extensive mental view; an interior prospect: "They occupy the whole landscape of my thought" (James Thurber).
7. The orientation of a page such that the shorter side runs from top to bottom.
v. land·scaped, land·scap·ing, land·scapes
v.tr.
To adorn or improve (a section of ground) by contouring and by planting flowers, shrubs, or trees.
v.intr.
To arrange grounds aesthetically or maintain grounds as a profession.

[Dutch landschap, from Middle Dutch landscap, region : land, land; see lendh- in Indo-European roots + -scap, state, condition (collective suff.).]

land′scap′er n.

landscaper

(ˈlændˌskeɪpə)
n
a landscape gardener
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.landscaper - someone who arranges features of the landscape or garden attractivelylandscaper - someone who arranges features of the landscape or garden attractively
architect, designer - someone who creates plans to be used in making something (such as buildings)
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Neither the landscaper nor the developer watered the trees for over a month, and we had no rain.
Take a walking tour of the grounds with your landscaper and a pest-management professional, who will be able to identify any existing problems, point out vulnerable areas, and help you and your landscaper choose landscaping options that will deter pests.
Making contact with a big building firm and offering his services to them as a contract landscaper will, perhaps, give him a core business upon which he can build.