1. an ornamental bowl, pot, or stand for flowers or plants
2. a garnish for meats, made up of different kinds of vegetables cooked separately and cut into pieces
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Word origin of 'jardiniere'
a flower stand, orig. fem. of jardinier,
gardener < jardin, garden