arboretum definition

  • noun:
    • A place in which an extensive number of woody plants are developed for systematic, academic, and ornamental functions.
    • a location where many kinds of woods tend to be grown for research, academic, and decorative reasons.
    • A place which an accumulation of unusual timber is cultivated for medical or educational functions.
    • someplace for which trees and shrubs, specially unusual ones, are cultivated for clinical or other reasons; a botanical tree-garden.
    • a facility where trees and shrubs are cultivated for exhibition
    • a spot where a comprehensive variety of woody plants tend to be cultivated for clinical, educational, and decorative reasons.
    • somewhere where many types of trees are cultivated for research, educational, and decorative purposes.
    • A place in which an accumulation rare trees and shrubs is developed for systematic or educational functions.
    • somewhere in which trees and shrubs, specifically unusual people, tend to be developed for clinical or any other purposes; a botanical tree-garden.
    • a facility in which timber tend to be developed for convention

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