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plantswoman

[plants-woo m-uh n, plahnts-] /ˈplæntsˌwʊm ən, ˈplɑnts-/
noun, plural plantswomen.
1.
a nurserywoman.
2.
a horticulturist.
3.
a woman with a keen interest in and wide knowledge of plants and their cultivation.
Origin
plant + -s3 + -woman
Usage note
See -woman.
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plantsman

/ˈplɑːntsmən/
noun (pl) -men, -women
1.
an experienced gardener who specializes in collecting rare or interesting plants
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