market garden


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.

Origin of market garden

First recorded in 1805–15

OTHER WORDS FROM market garden

market gardener, nounmarket gardening, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for market garden

market garden


mainly British an establishment where fruit and vegetables are grown for sale

Derived forms of market garden

market gardener, noun
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