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Definition of Nursery

Nursery

  1. The act of nursing.
  2. The place where nursing is carried on
  3. The place, or apartment, in a house, appropriated to the care of children.
  4. A place where young trees, shrubs, vines, etc., are propagated for the purpose of transplanting; a plantation of young trees.
  5. The place where anything is fostered and growth promoted.
  6. That which forms and educates; as, commerce is the nursery of seamen.
  7. That which is nursed.

Nursery Quotations

The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.
Plato

Habit is the nursery of errors.
Victor Hugo

Happy is he who still loves something he loved in the nursery: He has not been broken in two by time; he is not two men, but one, and he has saved not only his soul but his life.
Gilbert K. Chesterton

A true poet does not bother to be poetical. Nor does a nursery gardener scent his roses.
Jean Cocteau

The arts have only ever interested a small minority of people, which acted as a kind of nursery to support artists.
Vivienne Westwood
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Nursery Translations

nursery in German is Kinderzimmer
nursery in Hungarian is gyermekszoba
nursery in Italian is stanza dei bambini
nursery in Swedish is barnkammare

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