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vegetable kingdom

noun

plant kingdom

noun
1.
the plants of the world collectively.
Also called vegetable kingdom.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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British Dictionary definitions for vegetable-kingdom

plant kingdom

noun
1.
a category of living organisms comprising all plants but excluding the algae, fungi, and bacteria Compare animal kingdom, mineral kingdom

vegetable kingdom

noun
1.
another name for plant kingdom
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plant kingdom definition


One of the five kingdoms of living things. Most plants derive energy from photosynthesis.

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