Botanical vs Iconotheca - What's the difference?

botanical | iconotheca |


As nouns the difference between botanical and iconotheca

is that botanical is something derived from a , especially herbal, source while iconotheca is a collection of icons.

As an adjective botanical

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

botanical

English

Adjective

(-)
  • 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
  • * {{quote-news, year=2007, date=May 2, author=Eric Asimov, title=No, Really, It Was Tough: 4 People, 80 Martinis, work=New York Times citation
  • , 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. }}

    Anagrams

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    iconotheca

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A collection of icons
  • A collection of pictures, especially of botanical specimens