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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A collection of dried plants that are mounted and systematically classified for study.

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  • His herbarium is the first collection deserving the name.
  • I was working in a herbarium, which is like a plant reference library.
  • Plants and fungi of all sorts cram the herbarium, which is located under a student dining hall on the Logan campus.
  • Like the museum's other biological collections of birds, insects, prehistoric bones and mammals, the herbarium is a tangible repository of life past and present. for more
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