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ge′o·bo·tan′ic (-bə-tăn′ĭk), ge′o·bo·tan′i·cal adj.
ge′o·bo·tan′ic·al·ly adv.
ge′o·bot′a·nist (-bŏt′n-ĭst) n.


(Botany) the study of plants in relation to their geological habitat


(ˌfaɪ toʊ dʒiˈɒg rə fi)

the science dealing with the geographical relationships of plants.
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The institute building of the Institute area Geobotany and the Botanical Garden of the Martin-Luther-University Halle Wittenberg is to be renovated.
During the 1970s and 80s he taught classes in geobotany and ecology at the University of Navarre.
As a senior government official, Pfeiffer acted as the liaison between the regional authorities and the five-man expedition led by Janos Tuzson, a professor of geobotany at the University of Budapest.
Teaching lessons: systematization of supreme plants, ecology of plants, geobotany, bases of botany, and local flora.
EDUARDO MARTINEZ CARRETERO Y ANTONIO DALMASSO Geobotany and Fitogeography, Instituto Argentino de Investigaciones de las Zonas Aridas (IADIZA), CC 507, 5500 Mendoza--Argentina mcarrete@mendoza-conicet.
We estimate that by using satellite data analysis over a number of criteria-- gravity gradiometry, thermal emissivity analysis, geobotany analysis including vegetation anomalies and geo-microbial review over specific high-graded areas on our acreage--we can save millions of dollars and years of time.
Reynolds and Brooke and McIntosh are all indebted to William Least Heat Moon's use of the term deep maps, which he used "to describe his rendering of the history, geobotany, cultural significance, and personal significance of one county in Kansas" (qtd.
Geobotany of the Niobrara Chalk Barrens in Colorado: a study of edaphic endemism.
Institute of Biology, Laboratory of Geobotany, Miera Street 3, Salaspils, LV-2169, Latvia; agnesepriede@hotmail.