[ fahy-tog-ruh-fee ]
/ faɪˈtɒg rə fi /
the branch of botany dealing with the description of plants.
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Origin of phytography
OTHER WORDS FROM phytographyphy·tog·ra·pher, phy·tog·ra·phist, nounphy·to·graph·ic [fahy-tuh-graf-ik], /ˌfaɪ təˈgræf ɪk/, phy·to·graph·i·cal, adjective
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Phytography, fī-tog′raf-i, n. the department of botany relating to the particular description of species of plants.
Phytography, relates to characterizing and describing plants.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
British Dictionary definitions for phytography
/ (faɪˈtɒɡrəfɪ) /
the branch of botany that is concerned with the detailed description of plants
Derived forms of phytographyphytographic (ˌfaɪtəˈɡræfɪk), adjective
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