Origin of geobotany

First recorded in 1900–05; geo- + botany
Related formsge·o·bo·tan·i·cal [jee-oh-buh-tan-i-kuh l] /ˌdʒi oʊ bəˈtæn ɪ kəl/, ge·o·bo·tan·ic, adjectivege·o·bo·tan·i·cal·ly, adverbge·o·bot·a·nist, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

geobotany in Science


  1. See phytogeography.
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