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ar·bo·ri·cul·ture

 (är′bər-ĭ-kŭl′chər, är-bôr′ĭ-)
n.
The planting and care of woody plants, especially trees.

ar′bo·ri·cul′tur·al adj.

arboriculture

(ˈɑːbərɪˌkʌltʃə)
n
(Forestry) the cultivation of trees or shrubs, esp for the production of timber
ˌarboriˈcultural adj
ˌarboriˈculturist n

ar•bor•i•cul•ture

(ˈɑr bər ɪˌkʌl tʃər, ɑrˈbɔr-, -ˈboʊr-)

n.
the cultivation of trees and shrubs.
[1820–30]
ar`bor•i•cul′tur•al, adj.

arboriculture

the cultivation of trees and shrubs for scientific, commercial, or other purposes. — arboriculturist, n.
See also: Trees
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arboriculture - the cultivation of tree for the production of timberarboriculture - the cultivation of tree for the production of timber
farming, husbandry, agriculture - the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
Translations

arboriculture

[ˈɑːbərɪˌkʌltʃəʳ] Narboricultura f
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It was the admiring comments from visitors that prompted The National Trust to give the tall order to specialist arboriculturists to measure the tree.
That's the challenge that faces us as arboriculturists.