Definition of Arboretums

1. Noun. (plural of arboretum) ¹



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Definition of Arboretums

1. arboretum [n] - See also: arboretum

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arboretums

arbored
arboreol
arboreols
arboreous
arbores
arborescence
arborescences
arborescent
arborescent cataract
arborescent plant
arboresque
arboret
arboreta
arborets
arboretum
arboretums (current term)
arborical
arboricidal
arboricide
arboricides
arboricities
arboricity
arboricole
arboricolous
arboricultural
arboriculture
arboricultures
arboriculturist
arboriform
arborio

Literary usage of Arboretums

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1. Annual Report of the American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society to by American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society (1912)
"Some rich men collect trees as they collect books or paintings for their own gratification, and there are several private arboretums in this country and ..."

2. Landscape-gardening by Ossian Cole Simonds (1920)
"CHAPTER XVI arboretums AND BOTANIC GARDENS THE most satisfactory and useful planting project in the United States is the Arnold Arboretum at Boston. ..."

3. Parks and Pleasure Grounds by Charles H. J. Smith (1852)
"arboretums attached to Private Residences.—Sites in Pleasure-Grounds. AN Arboretum, as now planted, may be defined to be a collection of hardy trees and ..."

4. The Horticultural review and botanical magazine (1854)
"Remarks on arboretums. The attention of the reader who is planting in the country, ... The example of planting arboretums hav- ng been set by several ..."

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