- vegetative (sense )
Origin of vegetalMiddle English vegytalle ; from Medieval Latin an unverified form vegetalis ; from vegetare, to grow ; from L: see vegetate
- Of, relating to, or characteristic of plants.
- Relating to growth rather than to sexual reproduction; vegetative.
Origin of vegetalMiddle English, from Medieval Latin vegetalis, from Latin vegetare, to enliven; see vegetable.
(comparative more vegetal, superlative most vegetal)
From Late Latin vegetalis, from Latin vegetÄre.