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roof garden

n.
1. A garden on the roof of a building, especially one found in an urban setting.
2. The roof or top floor of a building designed for use by the public that often contains outdoor seating or dining facilities.
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roof garden

n
(Architecture) a garden on a flat roof of a building
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Noun1.roof garden - a garden on a flat roof of a buildingroof garden - a garden on a flat roof of a building
garden - a plot of ground where plants are cultivated
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roof garden

ngiardino pensile
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He is the man who has chased Bohemia about the town from rathskeller to roof garden and from Hester street to Harlem until you can't find a place in the city where they don't cut their spaghetti with a knife.
LIVERPOOL waterfront's iconic Cunard Building is set to get a "roof garden", as part of maintenance work being done to the top of the building.
For the latest Met Roof Garden Commission, Huma Bhabha has installed two large-scale bronze sculptures in the 'open theatre' overlooking Central Park.
The chain's proposals for the Crossed Peels in Spittal Street include creating 32 bedrooms in the upper floors as well as a roof garden. They say the plans could create an extra 15 jobs on the premises and boost the Stirling economy.
1185 Park Avenue is a full-service coop with a concierge, gym, children's playroom, roof garden, private storage, bike room, and European style courtyard garden.
It's planned to keep the roof garden open until the end of July,or even longer if it proves to be a winner.
On September 19 Nicosia's Centre of Visual Arts and Research (CVAR) promises a magical evening under the sky with a concert by four sopranos in the roof garden of their premises.
[9] Roof garden or green roof is a roof with vegetative cover, trees, shrubs, grass and even frat vegetable that can be used as a natural environment in an urban setting.
A diverse group of 216 herbaceous and woody taxa were evaluated in the extensive (growing depth of three to six inches) to semi-intensive (growing depth of 6 to 8 inches) green roof garden. Nine taxa received five-star excellent ratings for their overall performance and survivability, including Antennaria dioica, Calamintha nepeta ssp.
Based on the top two floors of Monument Mall, The Botanist opened its roof garden overlooking Grey's Monument in Spring, with seating for up to 120 people.