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horticultural society

Definition of Horticultural Society

(noun) A society whose primary mode of food cultivation is hand tools and small gardens.

Horticultural Society Pronunciation

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Syllabification: hor·ti·cul·tur·al so·ci·e·ty

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International Phonetic Alphabet

  • American English – /ˌhɔrtəˈkʌlʧərəl səˈsaɪəti/
  • British English – /ˌhɔːtɪˈkʌlʧərəl səˈsaɪəti/

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Cite the Definition of Horticultural Society

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “horticultural society.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved November 22, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/horticultural-society/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

horticultural society. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/horticultural-society/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “horticultural society.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed November 22, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/horticultural-society/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“horticultural society.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 22 Nov. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/horticultural-society/>.