the cultivation of trees and shrubs.
And I am not at all angry because you sing us the same old song about the English ploughs and arboriculture and silviculture.
Dona Perfecta B. Perez Galdos
He has not lived in vain, for he is a tree planter and believes in arboriculture.
Seed Dispersal William J. Beal
The success of arboriculture on the formerly treeless plains and plateaus, however, decreases as one travels westward.
North America Israel C. Russell
Etna has many points of interest for all classes of scientific men, and not least for the student of arboriculture.
The Grand Old Man Richard B. Cook
It does not deal with the individual tree and its planting and care,—that would be arboriculture.
Studies of Trees Jacob Joshua Levison
arboriculture was universal: the provinces of Valencia, Cordoba, and Toledo they filled with trees—fruit-trees and timber.
Unexplored Spain Abel Chapman
Government should inaugurate a thorough system of arboriculture, inviting and encouraging a real science.
A Summer’s Outing Carter H. Harrison
They have no business under any known theory of arboriculture to be beautiful, but beautiful they are.
Ireland Under Coercion (2nd ed.) (2 of 2) (1888) William Henry Hurlbert
I have never met with the verb in that sense elsewhere, but overtop is evermore the appropriate term in arboriculture.
Notes and Queries, Number 189, June 11, 1853 Various
An interesting and instructive book dealing with a phase of arboriculture hitherto not touched upon.
Fifty Years of Golf Horace G. Hutchinson
the cultivation of trees or shrubs, esp for the production of timber
a variety of cultivated short-grain rice with a high starch content: used especially for risotto.
- Arborio rice
noun a variety of round-grain rice used for making risotto noun short-grain, high-starch, white Italian rice which becomes fat and creamy when cooked and is used for risotto Examples Arborio rice cooks best when constantly stirred. Word Origin After Arborio, town in the Po valley in Italy where the rice is grown Usage Note cooking
a specialist in the cultivation and care of trees and shrubs, including tree surgery, the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of tree diseases, and the control of pests. Historical Examples The art of caring for trees is called arboriculture, and one who devotes himself to it an arborist. Special Days and their Observance Anonymous An arboret […]
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