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Definition of the noun Achnodonton

What does Achnodonton mean as a name of something?

Achnodonton is a genus of Poaceae.

Phrases with Achnodonton

Phrases starting with the word Achnodonton:

  1. Achnodonton Tenue
  2. Achnodonton tenuis
  3. Achnodonton bellardi
  4. Achnodonton bulbosum
  5. Achnodonton arenarium
  6. Achnodonton Bellardii

Phrase ending with the word Achnodonton:

  1. genus Achnodonton

Other phrases containing the word Achnodonton:

  1. species Achnodonton tenuis
  2. species Achnodonton bellardi
  3. species Achnodonton bulbosum
  4. species Achnodonton arenarium
  5. Species Achnodonton Bellardii

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Achnodonton

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Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Grasses (2006)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi

Achnodon Link = Achnodonton P. Beauv., Phleum L. From the Greek achne “ chaff, glume” and odous, odontos “tooth.” Pooideae, Poeae, Alopecurinae, see Species Plantarum 1: 59-60. 1753, Der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Poaceae Achnodonton P. Beauv. = Phleum L Achnophora F. Muell. 1833.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

" Achnodonton P. Beauv. Gramineae Origins: From the Greek achne "chaff, glume" and odous, odontos "tooth." Achroanthes Raf.

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1847)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

AcHNoDoNTON, ak-no-don'ton, s. (achne, chaff, an odous, odontos, tooth, Gr.) A small genus of gras plants. AcHoR, a kor, s. (achyron, chaff. Gr.) A smal accuminated pustule, which contains a straw. coloured matter, and is succeeded by a ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Achnodonton, ak-no-don'ton, s. (achne, chaff, and odous, odontos, tooth, Gr.) A genus of plants : Order, Graminaceie. Aciior, aTtor, t. (achyron, chaff, Gr.) A small accuminated pustule, which contains a straw- coloured matter, and is succeeded ...

Google previewAn Encyclopaedia of Plants (1829)

by John Claudius Loudon

_ _ _ loci Achnodonton. From Gxlvf, a chat!' or husk, and sbvg, a tooth, in allusion to the toothed palea: or inner valves of the flower. , _ _ 167. Cliilochloa. A genus formed by M. de Be.-iuvois, _to contain certain asses referable to both Phalaris ...

Google previewA popular and complete English dictionary (1848)

by John Boag

Achnodonton, ak-ni-dtn'tun, [Gr. achna, chaff, aid odous, a tooth or point,] n. A genus of exotic grass< h. There are two species, the one annual, theutlur perennial. AcHon, a'kor, [Gr. achor,]n. The scald head, a disease forming scaly eruptions.

Google previewA pocket botanical dictionary, by J. Paxton assisted by prof. Lindley (1868)

by Samuel Hereman

AchnodONTON, Palisot de Beauvois. From achne, a chaff, or husk, and odon, a tooth. Linn. 3, Or. 2, Nat. Or. Graminacece. Very insignilicant plants, of the easiest culture, increased by division and seeds. Synonyme: 1, Phalaris Bellardi.

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Scrabble value of A1C3H4N1O1D2O1N1T1O1N1

The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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