what is difference between botanic and botanical
- botanick (obsolete)
From the Medieval Latin botanicus — perhaps via the French botanique — from the Ancient Greek βοτανικός (botanikós), from βοτάνη (botánē, “herb, pasture”).
botanic (not comparable)
- Of or pertaining to botany.
- Synonym: botanical
- botanic garden
botanic (plural botanics)
- Any substance of botanical origin.
- the use of botanics in cosmetic products
botanic m (feminine singular botanica, masculine plural botanics, feminine plural botanicas)
From French botanique.
- IPA(key): /boˈta.nik/
botanic m or n (feminine singular botanică, masculine plural botanici, feminine and neuter plural botanice)
- botanical, botanic
botany + -ical
botanical (not comparable)
- Of or pertaining to botany; relating to the study of plants.
- a botanical system
- a botanical textbook
botanical (plural botanicals)
- Something derived from a botanical, especially herbal, source
- catabolin, cobaltian