Pronunciation: (tō'pē-er"ē), [key]
—adj., n., pl. -ar•ies. Hort.
1. (of a plant) clipped or trimmed into fantastic shapes.
2. of or pertaining to such trimming.
1. topiary work; the topiary art.
2. a garden containing such work.
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