Wardian case: Meaning and Definition of

Ward'i•an case'

Pronunciation: (wôr'dē-un), [key]
  1. a type of terrarium having a top and sides of glass.
  2. a case used for transporting plants, having wood sides and a glass top protected by wood slats.
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