Definition of 'botanical'
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Example sentences containing 'botanical'
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The university's botanical gardens are free to visit, including the tropical house. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet it is worth the price of entry for the view from the top-floor balcony, and for the botanical gardens that surround it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The second is a fantastical take on exotic botanical illustrations. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Nor is it a book about botanical illustration. Times, Sunday Times (2011)These botanical gardens are the setting for a natural history museum. Collins Traveller-Tuscany and Florence (1993)Its botanical name is great reed mace. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Is one a common and the other a botanical name? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Other designers are drawing on the influence of botanical drawings to produce embroidered table and bed linens. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Their botanical name is crane flies. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Art classes cover landscape painting, botanical illustration and sketching ancient buildings and modern architecture. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This 1930s hotel amid manicured botanical gardens has a thermal spring perfect for a lazy afternoon. The Sun (2013)I recommend a visit to the botanical gardens. The Sun (2012)Its new cultural sailings include trips to concerts staged in mountain caves, plus tours of botanical gardens and cathedrals. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The final stage, the blossoming of the future, was taped at a botanical garden. Christianity Today (2000)Her teacher, noting her meticulous eye for detail, suggested she take lessons in botanical drawing. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The show has one of the finest displays of orchids from growers, orchid societies and botanical gardens around Europe. The Sun (2015)There are lots of pretty botanical paintings from the RHS's massive archive too. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Trends of 'botanical'
Used Occasionally. botanical is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'botanical'
British English: botanical ADJECTIVE
Botanical books, research, and activities relate to the scientific study of plants.
The area is of great botanical interest.
Definition of botanical from the Collins English Dictionary
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