- One who practices the science and art of cultivating fruits, vegetables or ornamental plants. Farmers and orchardists sometimes are called horticulturists, as are home gardeners. In agriculture the term usually is reserved for scientists.
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Horticulturist — Hor ti*cul tur*ist, n. One who practices horticulture. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
horticulturist — 1818, from HORTICULTURE (Cf. horticulture) + IST (Cf. ist). Earlier was horticultist (1754) … Etymology dictionary
horticulturist — horticulture ► NOUN ▪ the art or practice of garden cultivation and management. DERIVATIVES horticultural adjective horticulturalist noun horticulturist noun. ORIGIN from Latin hortus garden … English terms dictionary
horticulturist — noun see horticulture … New Collegiate Dictionary
horticulturist — See horticultural. * * * … Universalium
horticulturist — noun A gardener; a person interested or practising horticulture … Wiktionary
horticulturist — n. gardener, one who specializes in growing plants,horÂ·ti culÂ·turÂ·ist || â€šhÉ”rtÉª kÊŒltÊƒrÉ™lÉªst /â€šhÉ”Ët … English contemporary dictionary
horticulturist — n. Gardener … New dictionary of synonyms
horticulturist — hor·ti·cul·tur·ist … English syllables
horticulturist — See: horticulture … English dictionary