Chiefly British. truck farm.
(initial capital letters) Military. the Allied code name for the unsuccessful invasion of Holland by British and American airborne and infantry forces on September 17, 1944.
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Origin of market garden
First recorded in 1805–15
OTHER WORDS FROM market gardenmarket gardener, nounmarket gardening, noun
Words nearby market garden
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British Dictionary definitions for market gardening (1 of 2)
mainly British the business of growing fruit and vegetables on a commercial scaleAlso called (in the US and Canada): truck farming, trucking
British Dictionary definitions for market gardening (2 of 2)
mainly British an establishment where fruit and vegetables are grown for sale
Derived forms of market gardenmarket gardener, noun
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