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floristics

[flaw-ris-tiks, floh-] /flɔˈrɪs tɪks, floʊ-/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the study of the distribution, number, types, and relationships of plant species in an area or areas.
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  • The focus of these higher levels on physiognomy has been somewhat awkward to mesh with the floristics of the lower levels.
  • Note that floristics and soils were more closely related than floristics and surface.
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floristics

/flɒˈrɪstɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the branch of botany concerned with the types, numbers, and distribution of plant species in a particular area
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