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Definition of the noun acris
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noun - plural: -
- cricket frogs
Phrases with Acris
- acris gryllus
- Puya Acris
- Aster Acris
- Empis Acris
- genus acris
- Vitis Acris
- Aceria Acris
- Amomis Acris
- Cissus Acris
- Cubeba Acris
- Myrcia Acris
- Myrtus Acris
- Tingis Acris
- Daradax acris
- Eugenia Acris
- pimenta acris
- Ramaria Acris
- Brassica Acris
- Cayratia Acris
- Clavaria Acris
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by Marc D. Hauser
Cricket Frogs The genus Acris is a monophyletic group consisting of two species, crepitans and gryllus. Though it is a member of the family Hylidae, the phylogenetic relationship between the cricket frog and other hylids is unclear. Several ...
Bush Pharmacy by Cheryll Williams
acris is the Bay- berry tree of the United States, its unripe fruits being used in the preparation of the bay rum of the United States Pharmacopoeia, employed in the preparation of hair-wash and for other purposes. The rose-apples, useful for ...
by Richard Alan Miller, Iona Miller
The source forMyrcia acris is the West Indies, for Lauris nobilis, the Pacific coast of the United States. HISTORY. Sweet bay was used to crown Greek poets, heroes, and victors, particularly in the ancient Olympic ...
Roadside Plants and Flowers (1985)
A Traveler's Guide to the Midwest and Great Lakes Area : with a Few Familiar Off-road Wildflowers by Marian S. Edsall
The epithet acris refers to its acrid taste. Some of the more than twenty other common species of Buttercups are more or less poisonous, and all give milk an unpalatable flavor. The shiny petals of the 1-inch flowers appear to be varnished and ...
Outlines of Botany (1835)
Including a General History of the Vegetable Kingdom, in which Plants are Arranged According to the System of Natural Affinities by Gilbert Thomas Burnett
acris is the wild clove of Jamaica; its leaves, flowers, and fruit, ...
Part 1 Plants and Microorganisms by Frans E. Wielgolaski
Normally Ranunculus acris is a bad forage plant, but the species was grazed at a medium rate (50%) in the dry meadow, and at an even higher rate in the wet meadow. The regeneration of the two species must be good, either from old roots or ...
by John Henry Clarke
Ranunculus acris. Buttercup. Goldcup. Crowfoot. N. O. Ranun- culaceas. Tincture of whole plant. Clinical. — Erysipelas. Fever. Gangrene. Lumbago. Neuralgia. Rheumatism. Ulcers. Characteristics. — Ranunculus acris is distinguished from R .
by John Henry Clarke
Ranunculus acris. Buttercup. Goldcup. Crowfoot. N. O. Ranunculaceae. Tincture of whole plant. (Slinical.—Erysipelas. Fever. Gangrene. Lumbago. Neuralgia. Rheumatism. Ulcers. Characteristioa.——Ranunculus acris is distinguished from R.
Medical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)
acris. Rsnuscuws Puuas'cnss. Grows in ditches and marshes in South Africa. The expressed juice is used by the Cape Colonists in cancerous ulcers. Ranuncunus Rnrzss, Creeping Grow/oat. Rssuscows Ruruuvs, B. acris.
by Scott Elias, Cary Mock
are Ranunculus acristype includingalarge number of Ranunculus species, several Anemone species(e.g., Anemonenemorosa and Pulsatilla species), R. acris group ...
A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils: Easyread Large Edition by Carol Schiller
— Myrcia acris, Pimenta acris, Pimenta racemosa Cajeput—Melaleuca cajuputi, Melaleuca leucadendron, Melaleuca minor Clove—Caryophyllus aromaticus, Eugenia ...
by Carole J. Skelly
but mayalso be from Pimenta acris. Theoil isobtained bysteam distillation of the leaves. Ithas a sharp, spicy, pungent, clovelike odor.It isused in making flavoring formulations for beverages, ...
Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Botany, Chemistry, Materia Medica, Midwifery, Mineralogy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine ... by Robert Hooper
acris. Acute hearing. 2. P. difficilis, Laborious menstruation. 2. P. obtusa. Hardness of hearing. 3. P. superflua. Excessive menstruation. 3. P. perversa. Perverse hearing. 4. P. erroris. Vicarious menstruation. 4. P. duplicata. Double hearing, 5.
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
acorales Acris crepitans (northern cricket frog) A diurnal, grey or pale brown frog with a lumpy skin, dark bands on the legs, and a triangular mark on the head, 20–40 mm long, that is a terrestrial member of the tree frog family (Hylidae).
Medical Lexicon (1853)
A Dictionary of Medical Science : Containing a Concise Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Physiology, Pathology, Hygiene, Therapeutics, Pharmacology, Obstetrics, Medical Jurisprudence ... by Robley Dunglison
acris. RANUNCULUS PINNSITLVASIOUS, Brutly Crowfoot. RANUNCULUS PR.SCOX, R. ficaria. RANUNCULUS PUBES'CENS. Grows in ditches and marshes in South Africa. The expressed j uice is used by the Cape Colonists ...
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- Acris and Viola
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