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Definition of the noun ACTEA

What does ACTEA mean as a name of something?

Actea is a genus of Notodontidae, described by Walker in 1854.

Actea is a genus of Coptoclavidae, described by Germar in v. Münster in 1842.

Actea is a genus of Aeteidae, described by Blainville in 1830.

Actea is a genus of Notodontidae.

Actea is a kind of Notodontidae.

Phrases with Actea

Phrases starting with the word Actea:

  1. Actea Choba
  2. Actea Sphinx
  3. Actea Monilis
  4. Actea Pseudena
  5. Actea Velutinum
  6. Actea Dorsispilota
  7. Actea Eichstaettensis

Phrases ending with the word Actea:

  1. Amata Actea
  2. Erica Actea
  3. Genus Actea
  4. Pergesa Actea
  5. Pimelea Actea
  6. Species Amata Actea
  7. Species Erica Actea
  8. Species Pimelea Actea

Other phrases containing the word Actea:

  1. Species Actea Sphinx
  2. Species Actea Monilis
  3. Species Actea Pseudena
  4. Species Actea Velutinum
  5. Species Actea Eichstaettensis

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Actea

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Google previewReflecting on and Equipping for Christian Mission (2015)

by Stephen B. Bevans, Teresa Chai, J. Nelson Jennings, Knud Jorgensen, Dietrich Werner

ACTEA is a project of Association of Evangelicals in Africa (AEA) and was founded in 1976 in Nairobi, Kenya, by Dr Byang Kato, then...

Google previewJournal of Homoeopathics (1901)

A routine saying about Actea is that it makes confinement easy. That is not a legitimate saying concerning any remedy, and such expressions encourage routine practice. It is true that when this remedy has been given to pregnant women in ...

Google previewHomœopathic Journal of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Pediatrics (1893)

Actea is the gynecologist's aconite in one sense. It seems to be indicated for mild and strictly localized uterine engorgement. Add peritonitis to the picture and bryonia is required. Add cellulitis and then belladonna is useful. Again convallaria is ...

Google previewThe Botanical Cultivator (1821)

by Robert Sweet

ACTEA 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 flower-beds; and are increased by dividing at the root, or by seeds, which ...

Google previewHomoeopathic Drug Pictures (2002)

by Margaret Lucy Tyler

A routine saying about Actea is that it makes confinement easy . . . but only when the remedy is given in accordance with symptoms. Repeat that over and over again, when the symptoms agree, WHEN THE SYMPTOMS AGREE. It cures and ...

Google previewHandbook of Theological Education in World Christianity (2010)

Theological Perspectives, Ecumenical Trends, Regional Surveys by Dietrich Werner, David Esterline, Namsoon Kang, Joshva Raja

ACTEA has a Chairperson and a Director.34 By and large, ACTEA is a network and support service for evangelical theological education in Africa. As such, its main purpose is to assist evangelical theological schools and programs throughout ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

ACTA—ACTEA. ACTA, n. dldtd [L.]—acts: specifically, proceedings, or minutes of proceedings, in a court legal or ecclesiastical. In modern times the term is applied to the transactions, journals or records of learned societies. In ancient Rome ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Plants (1872)

Comprising the Specific Character, Description, and Every Other Desirable Particular Respecting All the Plants Indigenous to Britain. Ed. by Mrs. Loudon, Assisted by G. Don and D. Wooster by John Claudius Loudon

de rosario Acanto Arce Aquilea Sapote Acoro cltlamo Acrostico Actea Albahaca menor Adenantera Adianto Adonis ...

Google previewThe Outlines of Materia Medica; Regional Symptomatology, and a Clinical Dictionary (1865)

ACTEA. SPICATA. BANEBERRY. DR._ROTH is said to have used this remedy successfully for a tearing, darting pain in the Epigastric region, with vomiting; Calculi Renalis; Cancer of the stomach ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

Actaea (= Actea) spicata. black-bellied snake. Denisonia pallidiceps, D. signata. black burrowing viper. Atractaspis bibronii. black cherry. Prunus serotina; P demissa; P melanocarpa. black cobra. See Najanaja, Naja melanoleuca, Pseudohaje ...

Google previewLoudon's Encyclopaedia of Plants (1880)

Comprising the Specific Character, Description, Culture, History, Application in the Arts, and Every Other Desirable Particular Respecting All the Plants Indigenous To, Cultivated In, Or Introduced Into Britain. New Impression, Ed. by Mrs. Loudon, Assisted by George Don and David Wooster by John Claudius Loudon

Acanto Acero Achillea Millet'oglie A conito Aooro Acrostico Actea Adenantera Adlanto Fiore d' Adono Moscatellina ilo...

Abro de cuentas de rosario Acanto Arce Aquilea Sapote Canamo de Virginia Aconito Aooro calamo Acrostico Actea ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopaedia (1803)

Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy ... by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

ACTEA SPICATA, L. Herb Christopher. The dry leaves are extremely sharp and rough, so that they may be usefully employed for polishing hard wood and ivory. The berries boiled with alum, yield a deep, black dye; and THIELBIN, a German ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia, Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural & Domestic Economy (1821)

With an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

ACTEA SPICATA, L. Herb Christopher. The dry leaves are extremely sharp and rough, so that they may be usefully employed for polishing hard wood and ivory. The berries boiled with alum, yield a deep black dye : and THIELBIN, a German ...

Google previewPharmaceutical lexicon (1873)

ACTEA SPICATA. (Baneberry, Herb Clifisiopher.) A European plant <possessing purgative and emetic properties, and in overdoses capable of producing dangerous etiects upon the human system. A l ACTEA ALBA, } Varieties of the Ac' rA~:A ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1895)

Pronouncing, Etymological, and Explanatory; Embracing Scientific and Other Terms, Numerous Familiar Terms and a Copious Selection of Old English Words by James Stormonth, Philip Henry Phelp

actea 12 ad at law : ac'tionist, n. one who: ac'tionless, a.

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

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 ...

Google previewUnabridged Dictionary of Sensations as If (2003)

by J. W. Ward

Actea Spicata (BO) Empty Genitals. — Great weakness of the male parts they feel empty as if gone. Hy- drophobinum (A) Empty Head.— The head is rather empty and confused as if intoxicated by sleep. Aconi- tum Cammarum (A) Empty Head ...

Google previewDictionary of Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods (2005)

by Michael Eskin, Snait Tamir

to Actea racemosa (Ranunculaceae) (Compton et al., 1998a, b). Extracts prepared from its roots and rhizomes are standardized to 26-deoxyactein content, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

English: baneberry, herb Christopher, black cohosh China: sheng ma Actea Raf. Ranunculaceae Origins: For Actaea L.; see Constantine Samuel Rafinesque, Am. Monthly Mag. Crit.

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The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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