dendrologous

dendrology

[den-drol-uh-jee]
noun
the branch of botany dealing with trees and shrubs.

Origin:
1700–10; dendro- + -logy

dendrological [den-druh-loj-i-kuhl] , dendrologic, dendrologous [den-drol-uh-guhs] , adjective
dendrologist [den-drol-uh-jist] , noun
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dendrology (dɛnˈdrɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of botany that is concerned with the natural history of trees and shrubs
 
dendrological
 
adj
 
dendro'logic
 
adj
 
den'drologous
 
adj
 
den'drologist
 
n

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dendrology
1708, from dendro-, comb. form of Gk. dendron "tree" + -ology.
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dendrology   (děn-drŏl'ə-jē)  Pronunciation Key 
The scientific study of trees and other woody plants.
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