Phytography
Phytography Phy*tog"ra*phy, n. [Phyto- + -graphy: cf. F. phytographie.] The science of describing plants in a systematic manner; also, a description of plants. [1913 Webster]

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  • phytography — [fī täg′rə fē] n. [ModL phytographia: see PHYTO & GRAPHY] the branch of botany dealing with the description of plants …   English World dictionary

  • phytography — phytographer, phytographist, n. phytographic /fuy teuh graf ik/, phytographical, adj. /fuy tog reuh fee/, n. the branch of botany dealing with the description of plants. [1690 1700; < NL phytographia. See PHYTO , GRAPHY] * * * …   Universalium

  • phytography — noun The branch of botany concerned with the description of plants …   Wiktionary

  • phytography — faɪ tÉ‘grÉ™fɪ / tÉ’g n. science that deals with the description of plants (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phytography — phy·tog·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • phytography — /faɪˈtɒgrəfi/ (say fuy togruhfee) noun that branch of botany which deals with the description of plants …   Australian English dictionary

  • phytography — fīˈtägrəfē, fi noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin phytographia, from phyt + Latin graphia graphy : descriptive botany sometimes including plant taxonomy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Botany — (Roget s Thesaurus) >The science of plants. < N PARAG:Botany >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 botany botany Sgm: N 1 physiological botany physiological botany structural botany systematic botany Sgm: N 1 phytography phytography phytology phytotomy… …   English dictionary for students

  • Phyto- — Phy to [See {Physic}.] A combining form from Gr. fyto n a plant; as, phytochemistry, phytography. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phytographical — Phy to*graph ic*al, a. [Cf. F. phytographique.] Of or pertaining to phytography. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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