Part of speech: adjective


Part of speech: noun

The science that treats of plants.

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Usage examples "botany":

  1. " I've no doubt I shall be able to help you; I have a good many beautiful books on botany in the library. - "The Manor House School", Angela Brazil.
  2. " You should study botany while you are down here," he said blandly. - "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.
  3. I also made acquaintance with the doctor of a little town near by, who studied natural science for his amusement; and this friend lent me books on botany, through which I learnt also about other plants than just those of the forest. - "Autobiography of Friedrich Froebel", Friedrich Froebel.