- Modelling of plant growth and architecture relies on biological assumptions borrowed from botany and crop physiology.
- Linnean tradition classified them as plants properly studied in botany.
- During his tenure at Western, Gary taught courses in principles of biology, protistology, general botany, plant morphology, and freshwater algae.
- He knows the geology and botany, can describe all that creeps and crawls, bounds and flies and, above all, is able and willing to share his enthusiasms.
- Well, you can imagine any mad botany or geology you please.
- First they're introduced to the internal structures and geometries of the desert geology and botany.
- Example sentences
- What mythical figures will the afternoon's leaping flames set forth on this botanic ground?
- The botanic biodiversity is vast and over 336 tree species are found here.
- The gardens house botanic collections (conserved plants, living plants and documents) that have been considerably enriched through the centuries.
Late 17th century: from earlier botanic (from French botanique, based on Greek botanikos, from botanē 'plant') + -y3.
This comes from the earlier word botanic borrowed from French botanique, which goes back to Greek botanē ‘plant’. The explorer Captain James Cook ( 1728–79), who landed there in 1770, named Botany Bay because of the large variety of plants collected there by his companion, Sir Joseph Banks ( 1743–1820). Later the area became noted from its wool production and from the late 19th century botany was used for Australian wool.
Words that rhyme with botanycottony, monotony
Late 19th century: named after Botany Bay, from where the wool originally came.
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