Herbarium

Part of speech: noun

A collection of dried plants scientifically arranged.

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Usage examples "herbarium":

  1. In order to preserve the fleshy fungi for the herbarium, there is but one method, which has often been described. - "Fungi: Their Nature and Uses", Mordecai Cubitt Cooke.
  2. Moulds are always troublesome to preserve in a herbarium in a state sufficiently perfect for reference after a few years. - "Fungi: Their Nature and Uses", Mordecai Cubitt Cooke.
  3. I have just tied up my last package of plants, and there lies my whole herbarium in order,- thirty packages in all. - "Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence", Louis Agassiz.