Associations to the word «Botanical»


BOTANICAL, adjective. Of or pertaining to botany; relating to the study of plants; as, a botanical system, arrangement, textbook, expedition.
BOTANICAL, noun. Something derived from a botanical, especially herbal, source
BOTANICAL GARDEN, noun. A place where a variety of plants are grown, primarily for scientific or educational reasons, but are normally open to the public, and include ornamental plants from around the world.
BOTANICAL GARDENS, noun. Plural of botanical garden
BOTANICAL NAME, noun. (botany) a formal scientific name, conforming to the ICBN.
BOTANICAL NAMES, noun. Plural of botanical name

Dictionary definition

BOTANICAL, noun. A drug made from part of a plant (as the bark or root or leaves).
BOTANICAL, adjective. Of or relating to plants or botany; "botanical garden".

Wise words

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