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botanical

adjective uk   /bəˈtæn.ɪ.kəl/ ( also botanic,   /bəˈtæn.ɪk/   ) us  
involving or relating to plants or the study of plants: a botanical print botanical/botanic gardens Several new botanical species have been discovered in the last year.
Translations of “botanical”
in Korean 식물의…
in Arabic نَباتي…
in Portuguese botânico…
in Catalan botànic…
in Japanese 植物の, 植物学の…
in Italian botanico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 植物(學)的,和植物(學)有關的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 植物…
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