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hortus siccus

[hawr-tuh s sik-uh s] /ˈhɔr təs ˈsɪk əs/
noun
1.
a collection of dried plants; herbarium.
Origin of hortus siccus
1680-1690
1680-90; < Latin: dry garden; see garden, sack3
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hortus siccus

/ˈhɔːtəs ˈsɪkəs/
noun
1.
a less common name for herbarium
Word Origin
C17: Latin, literally: dry garden
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