Botany
(1,542 words)

All modern biologists use a form of Neo-Latin for a very particular purpose: bestowing unique scientific names on living things, from microorganisms to Homo sapiens. However, taxonomic bo…

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Reeds, Karen and Charmantier, Isabelle, “Botany”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 23 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004271296_enlo_B9789004271029_0009>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721



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