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    market gardening
    [ noun ]
    the growing of vegetables or flowers for market
    <noun.act>


    Market \Mar"ket\, n. [Akin to D. markt, OHG. mark[=a]t,
    merk[=a]t, G. markt; all fr.L. mercatus trade, market place,
    fr. mercari, p. p. mercatus, to trade, traffic, merx, mercis,
    ware, merchandise, prob. akin to merere to deserve, gain,
    acquire: cf. F. march['e]. See {Merit}, and cf. {Merchant},
    {Mart}.]
    1. A meeting together of people, at a stated time and place,
    for the purpose of buying and selling (as cattle,
    provisions, wares, etc.) by private purchase and sale, and
    not by auction; as, a market is held in the town every
    week; a farmers' market.

    He is wit's peddler; and retails his wares
    At wakes, and wassails, meetings, markets, fairs.
    --Shak.

    Three women and a goose make a market. --Old Saying.

    2. A public place (as an open space in a town) or a large
    building, where a market is held; a market place or market
    house; esp., a place where provisions are sold.

    There is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool.
    --John v. 2.

    3. An opportunity for selling or buying anything; demand, as
    shown by price offered or obtainable; as, to find a market
    for one's wares; there is no market for woolen cloths in
    that region; India is a market for English goods; there
    are none for sale on the market; the best price on the
    market.
    [1913 Webster +PJC]

    There is a third thing to be considered: how a
    market can be created for produce, or how production
    can be limited to the capacities of the market. --J.
    S. Mill.

    4. Exchange, or purchase and sale; traffic; as, a dull
    market; a slow market.

    5. The price for which a thing is sold in a market; market
    price. Hence: Value; worth.

    What is a man
    If his chief good and market of his time
    Be but to sleep and feed? --Shak.

    6. (Eng. Law) The privelege granted to a town of having a
    public market.

    7. A specified group of potential buyers, or a region in
    which goods may be sold; a town, region, or country, where
    the demand exists; as, the under-30 market; the New Jersey
    market.
    [PJC]

    Note: Market is often used adjectively, or in forming
    compounds of obvious meaning; as, market basket, market
    day, market folk, market house, marketman, market
    place, market price, market rate, market wagon, market
    woman, and the like.

    {Market beater}, a swaggering bully; a noisy braggart. [Obs.]
    --Chaucer.

    {Market bell}, a bell rung to give notice that buying and
    selling in a market may begin. [Eng.] --Shak.

    {Market cross}, a cross set up where a market is held.
    --Shak.

    {Market garden}, a garden in which vegetables are raised for
    market.

    {Market gardening}, the raising of vegetables for market.

    {Market place}, an open square or place in a town where
    markets or public sales are held.

    {Market town}, a town that has the privilege of a stated
    public market.

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