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Definition of garden

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Definition as written by Linnea:

A bit of soil, whether spread on the planet or contained in a pot, that you grow a plant in.

Definition as written by GrannyLois:

Action word (verb) which means to actively be involved with a garden. For example: I am going to garden today.

Definition as written by Lil_Pipsqueak:

One's personal plot of paradise .

Definition as written by kattkall:

A bit of heaven on earth

Definition as written by RichSwanner:

Dirt of dreams

Definition as written by debi_z:

a canvas of soil or water, where the artist creates and often propogates, a living, changing, spiritual and delightful quality of work, with form and harmony.

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Definition as written by Monocromatico:

A place originally planned by ancient human beings to represent the Eden. The first gardens (and still some landscaping projects in the present day) featured a central fontain and 4 water courses coming from it, representing the 4 rivers of Eden.

The Sumerians used the same word for "Garden" and "Paradise".

Definition as written by darylmitchell:

(United Kingdom) The property surrounding a residence. Same usage as yard in North America (eg. I need to cut the lawn in the back garden today).

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