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gardener

[gahrd-ner] /ˈgɑrd nər/
noun
1.
a person who is employed to cultivate or care for a garden, lawn, etc.
2.
any person who gardens or is skillful in gardening.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English < Old North French gardinier (Old French jardinier). See garden, -er2
Related forms
undergardener, noun
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  • Comfrey is a particularly valuable source of fertility to the organic gardener.
British Dictionary definitions for gardener

gardener

/ˈɡɑːdnə/
noun
1.
a person who works in or takes care of a garden as an occupation or pastime
2.
any bowerbird of the genus Amblyornis
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gardener

noun
  1. An outfielder (1902+ Baseball)
  2. A person who plants narcotics on an airplane for smuggling (1970s+ Narcotics)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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