HyperDic: banks

English > 1 sense of the word Banks:
NOUNperson Banks, Sir Joseph BanksEnglish botanist who accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage / voyage to the Pacific Ocean (1743-1820)
Banks > pronunciation
Soundsbae'ngks
RhymesHanks ... thanks: 5 rhymes with aengks...
English > Banks: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningEnglish botanist who accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage / voyage to the Pacific Ocean (1743-1820).
SynonymSir Joseph Banks
Instance ofbotanist, phytologist, plant scientistA biologist specializing in the study of plants
SpanishSir Joseph Banks

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