Meaning of ORCHARD in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈȯr-chərd ]


Etymology: Middle English, from Old English ortgeard, from ort- (from Latin hortus garden) + geard yard — more at yard

Date: before 12th century

: a planting of fruit trees, nut trees, or sugar maples ; also : the trees of such a planting

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