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xeriscaping

[zeer-i-skey-ping] /ˈzɪər ɪˌskeɪ pɪŋ/
noun
1.
environmental design of residential and park land using various methods for minimizing the need for water use.
Also, xeriscape.
Origin
1980-1985
1980-85; xer(ic) + (land)scaping
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  • xeriscape uses seven principles to achieve water efficiency.
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