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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 Dovii
- Actaea elata
- Actaea Nigra
- Actaea Picta
- actaea rubra
- Actaea Sabae
- Actaea arguta
- Actaea Aspera
- Actaea Bifida
- Actaea dioica
- Actaea Erosus
- Actaea Mairei
- Actaea Nodosa
Phrases ending with the word Actaea:
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Actaea
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A Natural History by Carol Gracie
Actaea is a genus originally described ...
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 ...
–Actaea is a most useful drug in the treatment of chronic and sub-acute rheumatism and lumbago. Out of fourteen cases of ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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, ...
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 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 ...
Pharmaceutical Journal; (1894)
A Weekly Record of Pharmacy and Allied Sciences
Actaea is a European plant, whil.ot Cimicifuga has for its ...
Actaea is a European plant, ...
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) ...
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, ...
Encyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)
by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart
TX, USA • CHEMICALN AME : 4Methylenebut2en4olide • REPRESENTATIVE C HEMICAL: Protoanemonin • S YNONYMS : Actaea pachypoda (white baneberry); Actaea rubra (red baneberry); Actaea spicata (grape wort, herbChristopher); ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
Actaea Aciinidia inhalation, or ingestion. 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 ...
by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas
ACTAEA AMERICANA. White and red cohosh, a drastic purgative. ACTAEA RACEMosA. Black snake-root. ACTAEA SPICATA. Baneberry. ACTIN'OLITE.
(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 ...
by Robley Dunglison
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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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