- a person who owns or conducts a plant nursery.
Origin of nurseryman
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Examples from the Web for nurseryman
Schwitter, the nurseryman, had proved to have a wife in an insane asylum.K
Mary Roberts Rinehart
These plants were therefore the rage; and, consequently, the desiderata of the nurseryman.The Plant Hunters
Naturally, the nurseryman cannot grow trees of all the good apples that may be wanted.The Apple-Tree
L. H. Bailey
Crosby was sent out about 1876 by a Mr. Crosby, a nurseryman of Billerica, Massachusetts.
Soon after, we find him a nurseryman and fruit-grower at Aurora.
- a person who owns or works in a nursery in which plants are grown
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