Definition of Hardier

1. Adjective. (comparative of hardy) ¹



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Definition of Hardier

1. hardy [adj] - See also: hardy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hardier

hardgoods
hardhack
hardhacks
hardhanded
hardhandedness
hardhat
hardhats
hardheaded
hardheadedly
hardheadedness
hardheads
hardhearted
hardheartedly
hardheartedness
hardier (current term)
hardies
hardiest
hardihead
hardihood
hardihoods
hardily
hardiment
hardiments
hardiness
hardinesses
hardish
hardiship

Literary usage of Hardier

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1. The Æneid of Virgil by Virgil (1910)
"... None now for pruning-hook or sacred plough Have love or care: but old, ancestral swords For hardier tempering to the smith they bring. ..."

2. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural TasteGardening (1852)
"It is superior for general cultivation here, to any Pine we have tried, with the exception of the British Queen— while it is hardier than the lutter fine ..."

3. The Apples of New York by Spencer Ambrose Beach, Nathaniel Ogden Booth, Orrin Morehouse Taylor (1905)
"... upon some hardier vigorous stock such as Tolman Sweet or Northern Spy. It is not long-lived but comes into bearing rather young and yields good crops ..."

4. Marketing Perishable Farm Products by Arthur Barto Adams (1916)
"C. Producing hardier Varieties Burbank, the United States Department of Agriculture ... hardier ..."

5. Select Extra-tropical Plants, Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1888)
"... can be associated with the hardier palms in gardens, M. spiralis advancing naturally southward to the 37th degree. One genuine Zamia occurs as ..."

6. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1868)
"... having in view the introduction of substitutional or supplementary timber-trees of hardier and easier growth, and of equal permanent value. ..."

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