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botany
used in To the Lighthouse

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Definition
the branch of biology that studies plants; or all the plant life in a particular region or period
  • Why don't some of you take up botany?
    3 — The Lighthouse (87% in)
  • They had rooms in the village, and so, walking in, walking out, parting late on door-mats, had said little things about the soup, about the children, about one thing and another which made them allies; so that when he stood beside her now in his judicial way (he was old enough to be her father too, a botanist, a widower, smelling of soap, very scrupulous and clean) she just stood there.
    1 — The Window (12% in)

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