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Tradescant, John

Syllabification: Trade·scant, John
Pronunciation: /trəˈdeskənt, ˈtradəˌskant
 
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Definition of Tradescant, John in English:

( 1570–1638), English botanist and horticulturalist. He was the earliest known collector of plants and other natural history specimens.

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