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botany

(bŏt′n-ē)
n. pl. bota·nies
1.
a. The science or study of plants.
b. A book or scholarly work on this subject.
2. The plant life of a particular area: the botany of the Ohio River valley.
3. The characteristic features and biology of a particular kind of plant or plant group.

botany

The formal study of plants.

botany

(bot′ăn-ē, bot′nē) [From L. botanicus, fr Gr. botanikos, pert. to plants, fr botanē, plants, fodder]
The division of biology that studies plants.

botany

the scientific study of plants.
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It is believed that the findings of the scientific investigations will open up new vistas of knowledge and prospective avenues of MHT sciences in the manifold areas of oncology, embryonic toxicology, neurophysiology, aerospace, medicine, mycology, phytology, plant pathology, interplanetary energy dynamisms and sciences.