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Definition of the noun acris

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noun - plural: -

  1. cricket frogs

Phrases with Acris

  1. acris gryllus
  2. Puya Acris
  3. Aster Acris
  4. Empis Acris
  5. genus acris
  6. Vitis Acris
  7. Aceria Acris
  8. Amomis Acris
  9. Cissus Acris
  10. Cubeba Acris
  11. Myrcia Acris
  12. Myrtus Acris
  13. Tingis Acris
  14. Daradax acris
  15. Eugenia Acris
  16. pimenta acris
  17. Ramaria Acris
  18. Brassica Acris
  19. Cayratia Acris
  20. Clavaria Acris

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Google previewThe Evolution of Communication (1996)

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 ...

Google previewMedicinal Plants in Australia Volume 1 (2010)

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 ...

Google previewThe Magical and Ritual Use of Perfumes (1990)

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 ...

Google previewRoadside 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 ...

Google previewOutlines 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, ...

Google previewFennoscandian Tundra Ecosystems (2012)

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica (1902)

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 .

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1902)

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.

Google previewMedical 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.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

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 ...

Google previewThe Aromatherapy Encyclopedia (2009)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

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, ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum, Or, Medical Dictionary (1845)

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.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

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).

Google previewMedical 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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