botanize

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verb bot·a·nize \ˈbä-tə-ˌnīz\

Definition of botanize

botanized

botanizing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to collect plants for botanical investigation; also :  to study plants especially on a field trip

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to explore for botanical purposes

botanizer

play \-ˌnī-zər\ noun

1751

First Known Use of botanize

1751


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