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|part of speech:
||the branch of biological science that deals with the classification and study of plants.
She chose to study botany because she'd always been fascinated with the structure of plants.
||the plant life of a particular region or landform; flora.
The scientists set out to explore the botany of the swamp.
||the biological phenomena characteristic of a particular plant group.
Our understanding of the botany of tomatoes has helped us grow hardier plants.
||a book on the identification and use of plants or plant products.
The plant was unfamiliar to her, but she was able to identify it from her botany.