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Definition of the noun acoraceae
What does acoraceae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- used in some classifications for the genus Acorus which is usually assigned to Araceae
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Acoraceae: subfamily Acoraceae
- more generic terms: liliopsid family / monocot family = family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
- member of: Araceae / arum family / family Araceae = anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit
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6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
Acoraceae (order Acorales) A family of sweet-smelling monocotyledons (calamus , sweet flag), with two-ranked, ensiform leaves that are equitant and oriented edge-on to the stem (isobifacial). The peduncle has two separate vascular systems.
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Acoraceae (Araceae) Greek akoron and akoros (possibly from kore 'pupil' but also 'Hypericum'), ...
by Richard Dennis Hoblyn
Acoraceae. Naiadaceae. Pistiaceae. Group 6. — Glumosae. Bracts scale-like, glumaceous, imbricated, in the room of a calyx. Graminaceae. Desvauxiaceae. Cyperaceae. Restiaceae. Xyridaceae.
The Encyclopedia of Herbs (2009)
A Comprehensive Reference to Herbs of Flavor and Fragrance by Thomas DeBaggio, Arthur O. Tucker
Acorus āk-ō-rŭs sweet flag Family: Acoraceae Growth form: herbaceous perennial to about 3 feet (1 m) high Hardiness: hardy to Nova Scotia and Quebec (at least Zone 4) Light: full sun Water: constantly moist to edge of standing water Soil: ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
ACORACEAE Martinov. 1820.
More Than 500 Outstanding Choices for Gardeners by Ray Rogers
Family: Araceae/Acoraceae Cultural group: perennials Height: 3–10 in. (A. gramineus), 3 –4 ft. (A. calamus) Width: 6 in. or more in time (A. gramineus), 1–3 ft. or more (A.
by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro
Monocots; Acoraceae Monocots; Agavaceae Monocots; Alismataceae Monocots; Alliaceae Monocots; Aloaceae Monocots; Amaryllidaceae Monocots; Araceae Monocots ...
by Michael Allaby
Himantandraceae Magnoliaceae Myristicaceae Acoraceae Alismataceae Aponogetonaceae Araceae Butomaceae Cyrnodoceaceae Hydrocharitaceae Iuncaginaceae Posidoniaceae Potamogetonaceae (continued ) Plant Classification 548 ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1854)
Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Stewart Traill
Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of All Plants Known in Britain; with a Full Explanation of Technical Terms by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley
Acoraceae. Marshy - - H. De. Tu. Siberia . # £ of '. '' culture. A. £: is extremely usefu , an Zinnaeus says, the roots "#####".
Containing a Concise Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology, Hygiene, Therapeutics ... by Robley Dunglison
Aroideae; Acoraceae. (Lindley.) Sex. Syst. Hexandria Monogynia. The rhizoma—Cal'amus (Ph. U.S.—is stomachie and carminative, but is rarely used.
(Based on Mayne's Lexicon) by New Sydenham Society, Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick
Order Acoraceae. Also, U.S. Ph., the rhizome and roots of Dracontium factidum. Also, a name of the Arum dracunculus. Also, a name of the Dracunculus medinensis. ID. angustispa'thum. (L., angustus, narrow; spathe.) The narrow- spathed ...
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
Acoraceae. The natural order of plants which includes the genus Acorus. It is distinguished from Araceae only by having its ...
A Pocket Botanical Dictionary, comprising the names, history, and culture of all plants known in Britain, with a full explanation of technical terms. By J. Paxton, assisted by Professor Lindley (1840)
by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley
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Scrabble value of A1C3O1R1A1C3E1A1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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