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half-hardy

[haf-hahr-dee, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈhɑr di, ˈhɑf-/
adjective, Horticulture
1.
having moderate resistance to cold temperatures.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25
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British Dictionary definitions for half hardy

half-hardy

adjective
1.
(of a cultivated plant) able to survive out of doors except during severe frost
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