Japanese garden

/dʒæpəniz ˈgadn/ (say japuhneez 'gahdn)

a garden in the traditional Japanese style, usually combining vegetation with sand, water and rock to represent larger natural forms such as mountains, lakes, etc.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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