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Definition of the noun actaea
What does actaea mean as a name of something?
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Actaea: genus Actaea
- more generic term: magnoliid dicot genus = genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
- member of: buttercup family / crowfoot family / family Ranunculaceae / Ranunculaceae = a family of Ranunculaceae
- member: herb Christopher / baneberry / cohosh = a plant of the genus Actaea having acrid poisonous berries
Actaea was a name attributed to two characters in Greek mythology.
Phrases with Actaea
Phrases starting with the word Actaea:
- actaea alba
- Actaea Nana
- Actaea Pura
- Actaea Acies
- Actaea Bocki
- Actaea Danae
- Actaea Dovii
- Actaea elata
- Actaea Nigra
- Actaea Picta
- actaea rubra
- Actaea Sabae
- Actaea arguta
- Actaea Aspera
- Actaea Bifida
- Actaea dioica
- Actaea Erosus
- Actaea Mairei
Phrases ending with the word Actaea:
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Actaea
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by Robert SWEET
AcTAEA is a genus belonging to the Ranunculaceae, which thrives well in any common soil: the species are dwarf-growing plants, and proper for the front of borders or flowerbeds; and are increased by dividing at the root, or by seeds, which ...
The Retrospect of Medicine (1873)
Being a Half-yearly Journal, Containing a Retrospective View of Every Discovery and Practical Improvement in the Medical Sciences
— Actaea is a most useful drug in the treatment of chronic and sub-acute rheumatism and lumbago. Out of fourteen cases of lumbago eleven were cured, and out of fifteen cases of chronic and subacute rheumatism ...
British Wild Flowers (1846)
by Mrs. Loudon (Jane)
The word Actaea is the Greek name for the Elder, in allusion to the leaves of the Bane-berry bearing some resemblance to those of that tree. 1.—THE COMMON BANE- BERRY ...
Arranged According to Color, with Reliable Descriptions of the More Common Species of the United States and Canada by Frederic William Stack
Actaea is an ancient name of the Alder. The Red Baneberry, A. rubra, is a similar species, more common northward than the above, and having less pointed and more broadened leaves. Its principal difference appears in its oval, cherry-red ...
Yearbook of Pharmacy (1893)
Comprising Abstracts of Papers Relating to Pharmacy, Materia Medica and Chemistry Contributed to British and Foreign Journal...with the Transactions of the British Pharmaceutical Conference
Actaea is a European plant, whilst Cimicifuga has for its native habitat the ...
–Actaea is a most useful drug in the treatment of chronic and sub-acute rheumatism and lumbago. Out of fourteen cases of ...
Secrets of Wildflowers (2014)
A Delightful Feast Of Little-Known Facts, Folklore, And History by Jack Sanders
Actaea is a genus of only a half-dozen or so species worldwide. Some authorities say the word means “elder” (others say “alder”) because the leaves of some species resemble those of the elder or the alder tree—take your pick. Pachypoda ...
Lectures on Materia Medica (2002)
by James Tyler Kent
A routine saying about Actaea is that it makes confinement easy. That is not a legitimate ...
by E. B. Nash
Actaea is a many-sided remedy and adapted to nervous troubles of many forms. SABINA. Is one of our best remedies for profuse flowing from the female genital organs, as in menorrhagia, metrorrhagia, ...
Actaea is the ancient name for the elder whose leaves the plants of this genus are said to resemble. Cumicifuga is from the Latin cimex, a bug, and fugare to drive ...
Passionate Gardening (2000)
Good Advice for Challenging Climates by Lauren Springer, Lauren Springer Ogden, Rob Proctor
△ Narcissus Actaea is a late-blooming pheasants-eye type daffodil, long-lived.
Pharmaceutical Journal; (1894)
A Weekly Record of Pharmacy and Allied Sciences
Actaea is a European plant, whil.ot Cimicifuga ...
Actaea is a European plant, whilst Cimicifuga ...
by Hanneke Van Dijk
carmichaelii is one of the monks- hoods which flowers late, in August and Actaea rubra (red berry) (white berry) Actaea pachypoda September with 1m (3ft )-high spikes of brilliant blue flowers and glossy green foliage. 'Arendsii' 80cm ( 32in) ...
(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research
(Actaea cimicifuga L.) Cimicifuga heracleifolia Komarov in Act. Hort. Petr. 18, (1901) 438. Jap. oh-mituba-syoma; Russ. klopogon borscevikolistnyj. China, Korea, Russia (Ussuri). In Korea cultivated for medicinal ...
Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen
Actaea. racemosa. Herbal medicine Black cohosh, see there, Cimicifuga racemosa Homeopathy See Cimic. activated. charcoal. Medicinal charcoal A substance that is the reside of the destructive distillation of organic materials, resulting ...
by Abdur Rehman
Actaea. spicata. Food(s) to be avoided: Beer“ Complementary Remedies: Arn'"> Gaul“, Coloc“, Nat-sm, Sabin“, Siici”, Viol-o” Followed well by: - inimical:Antidotes: Collaterals: Am-ph (Nodosities particularly in obese sublects), Arn, Bry, ...
Third Edition by Donald G. Frantz, Norma Jean Russell
across water aapám adt across water 4 across water opamoo vai go across water 204 Actaea arguta sikaoki nin red bane berry, ...
by Charles Russell Coulter, Patricia Turner
Actaea,Agave, Doto, Dynamene, Galateia, Panope (Panopae in Hyginus« list), Pherusa, Speio, and Thetis are in all four recordings. Other Nereids who developedindividual myths are Ceto (also called the daughter of Oceanus and Gaea) ...
Pocket Medical Dictionary (1999)
by B. Jain Publishers Staff
ACTAEA Acrodynia, ak-ro-din'-e-ah. Epidemic erythema, a disease closely allied to ergotism. Acroesthesia, Acroaesthesia, ak-ro-es-the-ce-ah. 1. Hypersensitiveness. 2. Pain in the extremities. Acrolein, ak-ro'-le-in. C3H4O. Acrylic aldehyd.
by Robert Alan Lewis
Actaea (Actea. baneberry; cohosh; necklace- weed; coralberry; herb-Christopher) . a genus of mildly to highly toxic perennial herbs (Family Ranunculaceae) that are native t0 the woodlands of eastern North America or to forests from the Rocky ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3T1A1E1A1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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