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Definition of the noun acorus

What does acorus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. sweet flags; sometimes placed in subfamily Acoraceae

Phrases with Acorus

Phrases starting with the word Acorus:

  1. acorus calamus
  2. Acorus Humilis
  3. Acorus Pusillus
  4. Acorus gramineus
  5. Acorus Xiangyeus
  6. Acorus americanus
  7. Acorus Adulterinus
  8. Acorus Macrospadiceus
  9. Acorus Gramineus Japonica
  10. Acorus Gramineus Pusillus
  11. Acorus calamus var. americanus

Phrase ending with the word Acorus:

  1. genus acorus

Other phrases containing the word Acorus:

  1. Species Acorus Humilis
  2. Species Acorus Pusillus
  3. species Acorus gramineus
  4. Species Acorus Xiangyeus
  5. species Acorus americanus
  6. Species Acorus Adulterinus
  7. Species Acorus Brasiliensius
  8. Species Acorus Macrospadiceus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acorus

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Google previewPrescription for Herbal Healing, 2nd Edition (2012)

An Easy-to-Use A-to-Z Reference to Hundreds of Common Disorders and Their Herbal Remedies by Phyllis A. Balch CNC, Stacey Bell

Acorus is a grasslike, rhizome-forming perennial plant resembling an iris. It inhabits wet...

Google previewHandbook of Herbs and Spices (2004)

by K. V. Peter

Botany and description Acorus is an attractive, perennial, herbaceous, aquatic, marshy plant.

Acorus is a rather remarkable plant in a number of respects.

Google previewUnderutilized and Underexploited Horticultural Crops (2007)

by K. V. Peter

Botany and description Acorus is an attractive, perennial, herbaceous, aquatic, marshy plant.

Acorus is a rather remarkable plant in a number of respects.

Google previewPlant Lore, Legends, and Lyrics Embracing the Myths, Traditions, Superstitions, and Folk-Lore of the Plant Kingdom (2015)

by Richard Folkard

——The Acorus is a plant of the Moon. ADDER'S TONGUE.—The Adder's Tongue, or to give it its old Latin name, Christ's Spear (Ophioglossum vulgatum), was formerly much prized as a remedy for wounds. Gerarde declared that boiled in ...

Google previewA Treatise on Foreign Vegetables, Containing an Account of Such as are Now Commonly Used in the Practice of Physick (1749)

by Ralph Thicknesse

Acorus is a long Root full' of Joints, about as thick as one's Finger, and somewhat flattish ; on the outside, when fresh, of a pale Colour inclining to Green, but afterwards changing into a reddHh Yellow. - It has an acrid, bitterish, aromatick Taste, ...

Google previewParacelsus (Theophrastus Bombastus Von Hohenheim, 1493-1541) (2008)

Essential Theoretical Writings by Paracelsus

Acorus is a medication from the gladiolus root ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary of the English Language (1898)

A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie

order of herbaceous plants, of which the genus Acorus is the type. They are generally included in the Araceae, from which they differ ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

Acorus calamus var. americanus ...

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

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

ACORUS, Linn. ; Gen. PL, 111., 999. A genus of aquatic herbaceous perennials ( belonging to the Natural Order Aroide/e), comprising a number of forms which may, with advantage, be reduced to two species. Spike not enclosed by a spathe ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Acorus L. Acoraceae (Araceae) Origins: Greek akoron and akoros (possibly from kore "pupil" but also "Hypericum"), an ancient name applied to Acorus calamus ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

The acorus being a perennial plant, may be transplanted into a garden, where it will thrive very well if the ground is moist ; but never flowers unless it grows in water. It loves an open situation, and will not thrive well under the fliade of trees.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

ACORUS,. Linn. ;. Gen. PI.,. Ill,. 999. A genus of aquatic herbaceous perennials ( belonging to the Natural Order Aroide.«), comprising a number of forms which may, with advantage, be reduced to two species. Spike not enclosed by a spathe ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Substances (2014)

by Richard Rudgley

ACORUS. CALAMUS. An uncommon but widespread semiaquatic plant found in temperate and subtemperate zones of both the Old and New Worlds. It has a branched and aromatic root or rhizome from which rise its long erect leaves.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Container Plants (2010)

More Than 500 Outstanding Choices for Gardeners by Ray Rogers

ACORUS. sweet flag (A. calamus); grassy-leaved sweet flag (A. gramineus) 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Indian Medicines (3 Volume Set) (2011)

by Usha Srivastava

(ACORUS. CALAMUS. L). It is a perennial indigenous undershrub which inhabits stagnant pools and shallow creaks all over the country. Its long aromatic rhizomes contain an aromatic oil (Ascerone 82%) used for lending oriental notes in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

Natural sources Botanical source: Acorus calamus L. Family Araceae. Functional use in foods Was once used as a flavoring ingredient, now banned from use. GRAS status Regulatory citations Formerly FEMA GRAS No. 2226. Removed from ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica; or A dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature (1823)

ACORUS, Calamus Aromaticus, Sweet Flag, or Sweet Rush. See Botany Index. Acorus, in the Materia Medica, a name sometimes given to the great galangal. See KEMPFERIA. Acorus, in Natural History, blue coral. The true sort is very scarce ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

rising in the Cordillera, and passing through Quilota ACORUS. Cirven, &c. enters the Pacific at about 33° S. lat. ACONCROBA, the name of a wild plant in Guinea, in great ...

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