hortorium

noun

hor·​to·​ri·​um
hȯ(r)ˈtōrēəm,
-tȯr-
plural hortoriums
-ēəmz
or hortoria
-ēə
: an institution or museum for the collection, preservation, and study of horticultural specimens

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Latin hortus + -orium -ory

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“Hortorium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hortorium. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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