botanical

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Etymology[edit]

botany +‎ -ical

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botanical (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to botany; relating to the study of plants; as, a botanical system, arrangement, textbook, expedition.

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Noun[edit]

botanical (plural botanicals)

  1. Something derived from a botanical, especially herbal, source
    • 2007 May 2, Eric Asimov, “No, Really, It Was Tough: 4 People, 80 Martinis”, New York Times:
      But where vodka stays neutral, gin is infused with botanicals — a witch’s pantry of roots, berries, herbs, dried fruits and spices — dominated by the piney, breezy aroma of juniper berries.

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