rockery

[ rok-uh-ree ]
/ ˈrɒk ə ri /

noun, plural rock·er·ies.

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Origin of rockery

First recorded in 1835–45; rock1 + -ery
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British Dictionary definitions for rockery

rockery
/ (ˈrɒkərɪ) /

noun plural -eries

a garden constructed with rocks, esp one where alpine plants are grownAlso called: rock garden
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