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GARDEN. A piece of ground appropriated to raising plants and flowers.
     2. A garden is a parcel of a house and passes with it. Br. Feoffm. de terre, 53; 2 Co. 32; Plowd. 171; Co. Litt. 5 b, 56 a, b. But see Moore, 24; Bac. Ab. Grants, I.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Wherein I, for my part, do not like images cut out in juniper or other garden stuff; they be for children.
"If tha' goes round that way tha'll come to th' gardens," she said, pointing to a gate in a wall of shrubbery.
The garden door of it was open, and after he had carefully locked his box in its official place, he stood for a few seconds at the open door looking out upon the garden.
Peter heard the little people crying everywhere that there was a human in the Gardens after Lock-out Time, but he never thought for a moment that he was the human.
The barber's pole I successfully extracted from David's mouth, but the difficulty (not foreseen) of knowing how to dispose of a barber's pole in the Kensington Gardens is considerable, there always being polite children hovering near who run after you and restore it to you.
When he arrived he saw the children playing in the garden.
There are so many bird-cherries round me, great trees with branches sweeping the grass, and they are so wreathed just now with white blossoms and tenderest green that the garden looks like a wedding.
He said that he was in the habit of coming to the garden with his father to get lettuces for their Sunday dinner.
It can't be helped." And he took down his hat and went out into the garden.
"I have been looking at furnished rooms all over the place, and it seems impossible to find any with a garden attached.
And often, --almost continually, indeed,--since then, the bees kept coming thither, Heaven knows why, or by what pertinacious desire, for far-fetched sweets, when, no doubt, there were broad clover-fields, and all kinds of garden growth, much nearer home than this.
At the close of the ninth Variation (Clara's favorite), she pauses, and turns toward the garden.