Definition of hardscape in English:

hardscape

Line breaks: hard|scape
Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːdskeɪp
 
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noun

[mass noun] chiefly US
  • The man-made features used in landscape architecture, e.g. paths or walls, as contrasted with vegetation.
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    • ‘That's especially valuable in small gardens, where the proportion of hardscape to planting areas is always greater,’ Clark says.
    • Clark added flower beds between the flagstone paving and the covered dining area, softening the hardscape and making a room divider.
    • Design and construction professionals call the nonliving components of any landscape the hardscape.

Derivatives

hardscaping

noun

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