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market garden

n. Chiefly British

market gardener n.
market gardening n.

market garden

n
(Horticulture) chiefly Brit an establishment where fruit and vegetables are grown for sale
market gardener n
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Noun1.market garden - a garden where fruit and vegetables are grown for marketingmarket garden - a garden where fruit and vegetables are grown for marketing
garden - a plot of ground where plants are cultivated
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market garden

n (Brit) → orto (industriale)
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A few paces beyond the last market garden stood a tavern, a big tavern, which had always aroused in him a feeling of aversion, even of fear, when he walked by it with his father.
With intervals of Marshalsea lounging, and Mrs Bangham succession, his small second mother, aided by her trusty friend, got him into a warehouse, into a market garden, into the hop trade, into the law again, into an auctioneers, into a brewery, into a stockbroker's, into the law again, into a coach office, into a waggon office, into the law again, into a general dealer's, into a distillery, into the law again, into a wool house, into a dry goods house, into the Billingsgate trade, into the foreign fruit trade, and into the docks.
Here will be a group of shops, followed by a fenced field or paddock, and then a famous public-house, and then perhaps a market garden or a nursery garden, and then one large private house, and then another field and another inn, and so on.
Mary's Road, Henteleff Park has preserved the rural character of a landscape that nurtured early Metis culture, Winnipeg's budding market garden industry and the Henteleff family farm.
com @HenrykZientek ONE of Huddersfield's historic properties opens its gates to the public this weekend to launch an organic market garden.
Mr Sheen, a long-time supporter of the co-operative movement in Wales, attended the launch event at Riverside Market Garden in the Vale of Glamorgan.
1944 The British airborne invasion of Arnhem and Eindhoven in the Netherlands began as part of Operation Market Garden.
Jardin Farms received $18,000 to assist with the cost of purchasing a greenhouse and refrigeration unit for this local market garden.
The brave soldier was killed in 1944 during the last few days of the Operation Market Garden in the Netherlands.
Another woman I met used a miniature horse and cart to gather produce from her market garden and to offer tours to visiting customers.
The Battle of the Bridges: The 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment in Operation Market Garden.
Others will go to Smethwick's Sallop Drive Market Garden to see how spices have been cultivated in the heart of the community for over 50 years.