from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Bartram, John 1699-1777. American botanist who established the first botanical garden in the colonies (1728) and corresponded with European botanists, thus introducing many American species to Europe. His son William Bartram (1739-1823) was also a botanist.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist John Bartram (1699-1777).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See bertram.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See bertram.


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