2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Botanic \Bo*tan"ic\, Botanical \Bo*tan"ic*al\, adjective [Cf. F. botanique. See {Botany}.] Of or pertaining to botany; relating to the study of plants; as, a botanical system, arrangement, textbook, expedition. -- {Bo*tan"ic*al*ly}, adverb

{Botanic garden}, a garden devoted to the culture of plants collected for the purpose of illustrating the science of botany.

{Botanic physician}, a physician whose medicines consist chiefly of herbs and roots.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: of or relating to plants or botany; "botanical garden" [syn: {botanic}, {botanical}]


1: a drug made from part of a plant (as the bark or root or leaves)

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