herbarium definition

  • noun:
    • an accumulation dried plants installed, labeled, and methodically organized for usage in scientific study.
    • somewhere or organization where such an assortment is held.
    • A collection of dried plants or parts of plants.
    • A building or institution in which such a collection is kept.
    • A collection of dried specimens of flowers, methodically organized.
    • a novel or situation for protecting dried out flowers.
    • A collection of dried plants systematically organized; a hortus siccus.
    • a novel or any other contrivance for preserving dried specimens of flowers.
    • An edifice or devote which plants are preserved for botanical functions.
    • an accumulation dried flowers that are installed and systematically classified for research

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