japanese garden

Main Entry:  Japanese garden
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of formal ornamental Japanese garden with plants like bamboo, mondo grasses, pine, and small pools of water containing koi, connected with bridges, paths, and pavilions
Example:  The tradition of the Japanese garden was historically passed down from sensei to apprentice.
Etymology:  1863
Usage:  also Japanese gardening, (n.)
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