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a.1.Designating, or pertaining to, a kind of glass inclosure for keeping ferns, mosses, etc., or for transporting growing plants from a distance; as, a Wardian case of plants; - so named from the inventor, Nathaniel B. Ward, an Englishman.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In an unclouded harmony of tastes and interests they cultivated ferns in Wardian cases, made macrame lace and wool embroidery on linen, collected American revolutionary glazed ware, subscribed to "Good Words," and read Ouida's novels for the sake of the Italian atmosphere.
Specialised Wardian cases were made just to grow and display exotic varieties of ferns.
Fortune had extensive experience using Wardian cases in shipping ornamental plants from China to England during the 1840s and 50s as well as tea plants to other parts of Asia (Ward, 1852).
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 10 June 2017: " Eighty percent of the restoration work at Wardian Cemetery, located in the archaeological area of Kom El shoqafa in Alexandria, is completed," said Gharib Simbel, head of the Central Administration of Conservation and Restoration of Monuments at the Ministry of Antiquities .
This is in addition to implementing the Al Wardian bridge that aims to move the traffic of trucks away from Agamy Road.
In Talking Anarchy David Goodway attempts to explicate a 'Wardian anarchism' (p17) by interviewing Colin Ward himself, and though pieced together from a series of written exchanges, the result feels more like a conversation between old comrades.
"Because they want to benefit from it especially if they see that there is capital growth and that these areas would be generating and developing, and this what we see in the lower ticket value transactions coming through," said Warren, who launched Chestertons' QR3.3bn "Wardian" project together with Qatar Chamber senior official Ali al-Misnad, who is strategic partner in Adaa Real Estate Company.
Chestertons are set to unveil their $906m (QAR3.3bn) 'Wardian' project to Qatari investors.
Chestertons will be unveiling 'Wardian', a project by London's leading developer Eco World Ballymore.
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It may have been this promise that led to the burgeoning elaborations on the Wardian model.