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Definition of bonsai

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Definition as written by flowox:

Trained miniature trees

Definition as written by paulgrow:

A potted plant - typically a tree - dwarfed and trained to an artistic shape by special methods of culture

Definition as written by flowox:

example picture of an azalea bonsai

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Definition as written by nick89:

Woody plant trained into a form reminiscent of a full grown tree through skillfull pruning of branches and roots and by restricting root room. The ancient art was originated by the Chinese and perfected by the Japanese over the centuries.

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