Botanical vs Solander - What's the difference?

botanical | solander |


As nouns the difference between botanical and solander

is that botanical is something derived from a , especially herbal, source while solander is a box, in the form of a book, used for keeping botanical specimens etc; drop-spine or clamshell box.

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

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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
  • * {{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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    solander

    English

    Alternative forms

    * Solander

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A box, in the form of a book, used for keeping botanical specimens etc; drop-spine or clamshell box
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1991 , year_published=2011 , edition=Digitized , editor= , author= , title=Museum studies, Volumes 17-18 , chapter= citation , genre= , publisher=Art Institute of Chicago , isbn= , page=93 , passage=Among the many unmatted drawings in the solander box was a large, colorful chalk and pastel Christ Child on greenish-blue laid paper ... }} English eponyms