Photo Credit: photo: R. Lee
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The Botanist18th century
Cornelis Ploos van Amstel, Dutch, (1726–1798)
After Gerbrand van den Eeckhout, Dutch, (1621–1674)
- botany - The scientific study of all plant life, including their structure, properties, and biochemical processes. [May 1994 related term added; scope note added. July 1993 descriptor moved. April 1993 related term added. December 1992 descriptor moved. February 1991 alternate term added.]
- genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
- science - Use for the group of studies or branches of knowledge concerned with facts and phenomena of the observable or quantifiable world, systematically arranged and showing the operation of general laws. [April 1996 lead-in terms added; scope note added; related term added. July 1993 descriptor moved. January 1991 alternate term added.]
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