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Achras

Definition of the noun achras

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noun - plural: -

  1. tropical trees having papery leaves and large fruit

Phrases with Achras

Phrases starting with the word Achras:

  1. Achras Acana
  2. Achras Balata
  3. Achras Capiri
  4. Achras Lucuma
  5. Achras Retusa
  6. Achras Sapota
  7. achras zapota
  8. Achras Caimito
  9. Achras Costata
  10. Achras Gaumeri
  11. Achras Guapeda
  12. Achras Howeana
  13. Achras mammosa
  14. Achras Montana
  15. Achras Rojasii
  16. Achras Sericea
  17. Achras Serrata

Phrases ending with the word Achras:

  1. genus achras
  2. Pyrus Achras
  3. Sapota Achras

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Achras

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Google previewThe Hot-house and Greenhouse Manual, or botanical cultivator ... Second edition (1831)

by Robert SWEET

ACHRAS is a fruit-bearing South American genus, requiring a rich loamy soil. Cuttings strike freely in sand under a hand-glass. ACHYRANTHES is a genus of easy culture. The handsomest species is A. porrigens; it will thrive in any rich soil.

Google previewThe Hothouse and Greenhouse Manual, Or Botanical Cultivator (1839)

Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet

ACHRAS is a fruit-bearing South American genus, requiring a rich loamy soil. Cuttings strike freely in sand under a hand glass. ACHYRANTHES is a genus of easy culture. The handsomest species is A. porrigens; it will thrive in any rich soil.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Gossypium to Linociera (1890)

by Sir George Watt

Achras Sapota. SAPODILLA PLUM. Campeachy, Isthmus Panama, Venezuela. 2. Agave americana. AMERICAN ALOE. Mexico. 3. Anacardium occidentale. CASHBW-NUT. Tropical America. 4.

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Achras sapota (common sapota), Jac. Amer. t 41. Leaves oblong, oval; fruit smooth, turbinated. — Achras sapota is a large, tall, straight tree, without knots or branches, for twenty feet or more. It rises to sixty or seventy feet, ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Agronomic Plants (2012)

by G. Rehm

achras (Mill.) Fosb.; Achras zapata L. sapota sapodilla,chicle sapotier, sapotillier Sapote, Sapodillbaum ciku Zapote, níspero, zapotillo Maoutia puya Wedd. . Urtica puya Wall. puya ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Achras. (family *Sapotaceae) A genus of plants that includes A. zapota ( Manilkara zapota) which yields the delicious fruit chiku, or sapodilla plum, for which it is now widely cultivated, and chicle, formerly the elastic component of chewing gum.

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed

see Eleuthero Acanthopeltis species ACEROLA Aches, seePain Achillea millefolium Achiote, seeAnnatto Achiotillo,seeAnnatto Achras sapota Achras zapotilla Acidbase indicators (pH) indicators Acid fast beverage color GENERAL INDEX.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

ACHRAS, Linn. ; Gen.

Google previewThe Gardener and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ... by Philip Miller

ACHRAS (The Greek name of a tree in Theophrastus, commonly translated the soild Pear. Aristotle (Anim. 8, 6.) ...

Google previewA Complete pronouncing medical dictionary (1885)

by Joseph Thomas

ACHRAS ACIDUM Ach'ras.* A genus of trees of the natural order Snfctacttr, natives of tropical America. Ach'ras Mam-mo'sa,* or Lu-cu'ma Mam- mo'sa.* A tree a native of the West Indies. It bears a valuable fruit called natural marmalade, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

ACHRAS, s. [the Greek name of a tree in Theophrastus, commonly translated the wild pear.] In botany, a genus of the hexandria monogynia class, ranking in the natural order of dumosae. The generic characters are— Calyx; perianthium ...

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Small photo of VIETNAM - CIRCA 1975: A stamp printed in Vietnam shows Achras sapota or Sapodilla, series, circa 1975Small photo of Close up Sapodilla fruit , Achras sapota on the tree More...

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