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Definition of the noun Alchornea

What does Alchornea mean as a name of something?

Alchornea is a genus of Euphorbiaceae.

Alchornea is a kind of Alchornea.

Phrases with Alchornea

  1. Alchornea Mappa
  2. Alchornea Sicca
  3. Alchornea Davidi
  4. Alchornea Glabra
  5. Alchornea Mollis
  6. Alchornea Rugosa
  7. Alchornea Davidii
  8. Alchornea Grandis
  9. Alchornea Pearcei
  10. Alchornea Similis
  11. Alchornea Vanioti
  12. Alchornea Villosa
  13. Alchornea Annamica
  14. Alchornea Cerifera
  15. Alchornea Discolor
  16. Alchornea Formosae
  17. Alchornea Gardneri
  18. Alchornea Hirtella
  19. Alchornea Perrieri
  20. genus Alchornea

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alchornea

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Google previewEast African Mammals: without special title (1984)

by Jonathan Kingdon

Around Lake Victoria, Alchornea is a favourite browse and at Saiwa the leaves of Oenantfie palustris and Hydro- cotyle ranunculoides were amongst the most commonly eaten foods. Owen also recorded them eating Desmodium repandum ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

Alchornea costaricensis Pax & K.Hoffm .

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Alchornea Swartz Euphorbiaceae Origins: Genus named after the English botanist Stanesby ...

Google previewDictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America (2013)

Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette

Alchornea sidifolia Müll.Arg. Euphorbiaceae SC SE South America (Brazil: Minas Gerais to Rio Grande do Sul; N Argentina) L ti (boxes, interior construction, lining) Alchornea columnularis Müll.Arg. Alchornea pycnogyne Müll.Arg.

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Alchornea (so nnmed after Mr. J Stainsby Alchonie, apothecary of London). Class 22, 13, Dioecia Monadclphia. Monadelphia Octandria, Swart:. The characters are Male, Calyz, Perianth, three or five-leaved ; leaflets ovate, concave, equal, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature (1810)

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

ALCHORNEA,/ [from Mr. Stainsby Alchorne, apothecary, of London.] In botany, a genus of the dioecia nionadelphia class, or, according to Swartz, of the mona- delphia octandiia. The generic characters are — 1. Mule. Calyx: perianthium three ...

Google previewDictionary of Jamaican English (2002)

by Frederic Gomes Cassidy, Robert Brock Le Page

The tree Alchornea latifolia and its wood. 1864 Grisebach 783, Dove-wood: Alchornea latifolia.

Google previewMiller's dictionary of gardening, botany, and agriculture; revised (1834)

by Philip Miller

ALCHORNEA, Swartz. Spurge Tree. Monadelphia Octandria, of Linnaeus; Euphorbiacca, Jussieu. Flowers dioecious ; calyx three-parted ; anthers two-celled ; style very short ; stigma lobed ; capsule ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mind Enhancing Foods, Drugs and Nutritional Substances, 2d ed. (2015)

by David W. Group

AKA: Alchornea floribunda. Effects: Used as an aphrodisiac, stimulant, narcotic, and hallucinogen by some Africans. Precautions: None known. Little is known about this plant. Dosage: None established.

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Alchornea Sw. Euphorbiaceae (A. 11. 2). 30 sp. trop. A. (Coelebogyne) ilicifolia Mull.-Arg. is only cultivated in the female form, but produces good seed. Adventitious embryos are formed by budding of the nucellus-tissue round the embryo-sac ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1C3H4O1R1N1E1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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