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Definition of the noun Achnodonton
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Achnodonton is a genus of Poaceae.
- synonym: genus Achnodonton
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Liliopsida
- order: Poales
- family: Poaceae
- genus: Phleum
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Other phrases containing the word Achnodonton:
- species Achnodonton tenuis
- species Achnodonton bellardi
- species Achnodonton bulbosum
- species Achnodonton arenarium
- Species Achnodonton Bellardii
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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 ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
Poaceae Achnodonton P. Beauv. = Phleum L Achnophora F. Muell. 1833.
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.
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 ...
A 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 ...
An 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 ...
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.
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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