What is the difference between botanical and botanist?

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Botanical is a related term of botanist.


As nouns the difference between botanical and botanist

is that botanical is something derived from a , especially herbal, source while botanist is (botany) a person engaged in botany, the scientific study of plants.

As a adjective botanical

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

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botanical

English

Adjective

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

    * botanically

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something derived from a , especially herbal, source
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  • , passage=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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    botanist

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (botany) A person engaged in botany, the scientific study of plants.
  • Synonyms

    * botanologer * botanologist * phytobiologist * phytologist * plant scientist

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