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botany
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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the branch of biology that studies plants; or all the plant life in a particular region or period
  • Botany variable, geology profound as regards the mud-stains from any region within fifty miles of town, chemistry eccentric, anatomy unsystematic, sensational literature and crime records unique, violin-player, boxer, swordsman, lawyer, and self-poisoner by cocaine and tobacco.
    Adventure V — The Five Orange Pips (65% in)

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