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Definition of the noun achras
What does achras mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- tropical trees having papery leaves and large fruit
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Achras: genus Achras
- more generic terms: dicot genus / magnoliopsid genus = genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
- member of: family Sapotaceae / sapodilla family / Sapotaceae = tropical trees or shrubs with milky juice and often edible fleshy fruit
Phrases with Achras
Phrases starting with the word Achras:
- Achras Acana
- Achras Nigra
- Achras Balata
- Achras Capiri
- Achras Lucuma
- Achras Retusa
- Achras Sapota
- achras zapota
- Achras Caimito
- Achras Costata
- Achras Gaumeri
- Achras Guapeda
- Achras Howeana
- Achras mammosa
- Achras Montana
- Achras Rojasii
- Achras Sericea
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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.
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.
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.
The 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, ...
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 ...
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.
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.
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
ACHRAS, Linn. ; Gen.
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.) ...
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, ...
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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