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ˈbɒt n ɪstbotanist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. botanist, phytologist, plant scientistnoun

    a biologist specializing in the study of plants


  1. botanistnoun

    A person engaged in botany, the scientific study of plants.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Botanistnoun

    One skilled in plants; one who studies the various species of plants.

    Etymology: from botany.

    The uliginous lacteous matter, taken notice of by that diligent botanist, was only a collection of corals. John Woodward.

    Then spring the living herbs, beyond the power
    Of botanist to number up their tribes. James Thomson, Spring.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Botanistnoun

    one skilled in botany; one versed in the knowledge of plants

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of botanist in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of botanist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of botanist in a Sentence

  1. Carlos Magdalena:

    For almost two decades, I have been scrutinizing every single picture of wild Victoria waterlilies over the internet, a luxury that a botanist from the 18th, 19th and most of the 20th century didn't have, i have learnt so much in the process of officially naming this new species and it's been the biggest achievement of my 20-year career at Kew.

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