community garden

Main Entry:  community garden
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a piece of land cultivated by members of a community, esp. in an urban area
Example:  A community garden encourages an urban community’s food security, allowing citizens to grow their own food or donate what they have grown.
Etymology:  1899
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Main Entry:  community garden
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a piece of land gardened by a cooperative group of people living in the area
Example:  Most community gardens are open to the public and provide green space in urban areas, along with opportunities for social gatherings, beautification, education, and recreation.
Etymology:  by 1884
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