botany Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"botany" in British English

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botanynoun [U]

uk   /ˈbɒt.ən.i/  us   /ˈbɑː.t̬ən-/
the ​scientificstudy of ​plants
(Definition of botany from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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botanynoun [U]

 us   /ˈbɑt·ən·i/
the ​scientificstudy of ​plants
(Definition of botany from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “botany”
in Korean 식물학…
in Arabic عِلم النباتات…
in Malaysian botani…
in French botanique…
in Russian ботаника…
in Chinese (Traditional) 植物學…
in Italian botanica…
in Turkish bitki bilimi, botanik ilmi…
in Polish botanika…
in Spanish botánica…
in Vietnamese thực vật học…
in Portuguese botânica…
in Thai พฤกษศาสตร์…
in German die Botanik…
in Catalan botànica…
in Japanese 植物学…
in Chinese (Simplified) 植物学…
in Indonesian botani, ilmu tumbuh-tumbuhan…
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