Orchard

An orchard is an intentional planting of trees or shrubs that is maintained for food production. Orchards comprise fruit, vegetable, and nut-producing trees which are grown for commercial production. Orchards are also sometimes a feature of large gardens, where they serve an aesthetic as well as a productive purpose. A fruit garden is generally sy...
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Orchard

• (n.) An inclosure containing fruit trees; also, the fruit trees, collectively; -- used especially of apples, peaches, pears, cherries, plums, or the like, less frequently of nutbearing trees and of sugar maple trees. • (n.) A garden.
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orchard

(from the article `pruning`) ...of a plant, tree, or vine that are not requisite to growth or production, are no longer visually pleasing, or are injurious to the health or ...
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Orchard

(n) a plantation of cultivated fruit trees - apples or pears for cider or perry. The term is also used for other fruits.
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orchard

1. A garden. ... 2. An inclosure containing fruit trees; also, the fruit trees, collectively; used especially of apples, peaches, pears, cherries, plums, or the like, less frequently of nutbearing trees and of sugar maple trees. ... <botany> Orchard grass, a bright-coloured American oriole (Icterus spurius), which frequents orchards. It is sm...
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Orchard

[VTA] Orchard has a split platform. The northbound platform is just north of Orchard Parkway, the southbound platform is just south of Orchard Parkway. Orchard is served by both the Alum Rock–Santa Teresa and Mountain View–Winchester light rail lines. ==Station layout== ==Connecting transit== VTA Bus Route 44, which previously served th...
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Orchard

Or'chard noun [ Anglo-Saxon ortgeard , wyrtgeard , lit., wortyard, i. e., a yard for herbs; wyrt herb + geard yard. See Wort , Yard inclosure.] 1. A garden. [ Obsolete] 2. An inclosure containing fruit trees; also, the fruit trees, collective...
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orchard

orchard, generally an area on which fruit or nut trees are planted and cultivated. The words grove and plantation are often used when the fruits are tropical, e.g., a “citrus grove” or a “banana plantation.” The distinction among the three terms arises from common usage rathe...
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Orchard

Orchards are plots of land planted with fruit trees which are managed so as to produce an abundance of good quality fruit. Specialist techniques of pruning and management have been passed down for many generations and the keeping of orchards is now undergoing a resurgence with the help of grants and advice available to community orchard projects.
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