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The botanical study of trees and other woody plants.

den′dro·log′ic (-drə-lŏj′ĭk), den′dro·log′i·cal adj.
den·drol′o·gist n.
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(Botany) the branch of botany that is concerned with the natural history of trees and shrubs
dendrological, ˌdendroˈlogic, denˈdrologous adj
denˈdrologist n
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(dɛnˈdrɒl ə dʒi)

the branch of botany dealing with trees and shrubs.
den`dro•log′i•cal (-drəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) den`dro•log′ic, adj.
den•drol′o•gist, n.
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the branch of botany that studies trees. — dendrologist, n.dendrologic, dendrological, adj.
See also: Botany
the branch of botany that studies trees. — dendrologist, n. — dendrologic, dendrological, adj.
See also: Trees
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The branch of botany that dealswith trees and shrubs.
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