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Definition of the noun Alectra

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Alectra is a genus of Orobanchaceae.

Alectra is a kind of Orobanchaceae incertae sedis, described by Thunb. in 1784.

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Alectra a.k.a. Alektra Blue is an American pornographic actress and model. She is the Penthouse Pet of the Month for Aril 2008.

Phrases with Alectra

  1. Alectra Alba
  2. Alectra Major
  3. Alectra Minor
  4. Alectra Picta
  5. Alectra aspera
  6. Alectra Indica
  7. Alectra Kirkii
  8. Alectra Lurida
  9. Alectra Pumila
  10. Alectra Rigida
  11. Alectra Arabica
  12. Alectra Avensis
  13. Alectra Barbata
  14. Alectra Cordata
  15. Alectra Dentata
  16. Alectra Heyniae
  17. Alectra Hirsuta
  18. Alectra Hundtii
  19. Alectra Merkeri
  20. genus Alectra

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Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Alectra Thunb. Scrophulariaceae Origins: Greek alektros "unwedded," a "without" and lektron "couch, bed, marriage-bed," or from Greek alektor "a cock," referring to the flowers; see H. Genaust, Etymologisches Worterbuch der botanischen ...

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Alectra (the derivation unknown). Class 14, 2. Didynamia Angiospermia. The Characters r.re, — Corolla bell- shaped filaments, bearded; capsule o- vote, obtuse, twin smooth, two-celled, tiro-ralied, seedy, solitary, ovale. Alectra capensis ...

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

by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex)

ALECTRA, _/". in botany, a genus of thedidynamiaan- giospermia class. The generic characters are — Calyx: perianthium one-leafed, two lipped; upper lip two-cleft, lower three-cleft ; clefts ovate, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)

ALECTRA. Caps. 2-locularis didyma. C-or. insundibuliformis. Filamenta barbata. Semina soli* taria. Caps. 1-locul. Cor. hypocra Caps. 1-locul. baccata. Cor. Cap£. 1-locul. P- Cor. rin Caps. 1-locularis. Cor. rin 91 Cor. ringen'. , A. Caps. 2-celled.

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. Suppl. to the 3rd. ed., by G. Gleig (1810)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica

Alectra. One species ; viz. capensis. 1214. Pedalium. One species ; viz. inures. E. Indies. 1 215. Memanthus, or Honey-flower. Three species j viz. major, minor, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1817)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...

ALECTRA. Capf 2-locularis didyma. Cor. infundibuliformis. Filamenta barbata. Semina folitaria. - Capf. 1-locul. Cor. hypocraCapf. 1-locul. baccata. Cor. Cor. ringens. Capf. 1-loeularis. Antheræ connexæ. Cor. ringens. Cor. rin4 A. Capf 2- celled.

Google previewThe Portable Encyclopaedia: Or, A Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences (1831)

On the Basis of Dr. Gregory's Comprehending the Latest Improvements in Every Branch of Useful Knowledge by James Mitchell

ALECTRA, in botany, a genus of the didydamia angiosperma class and order, of which there is a single species only, viz. A. capensis, a native of the Cape of Good Hope, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Alectra Thunb. (Melasma ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1833)

by George Crabb

Antirrhinum, Snap Dragon; Flucllln, Toad Flax; Pedicularis, Louse Wort; Mimulus, Monkey Flower; Sesamum, Oily Grain; Alectra; Gesneria ,- Cyrilla ; Stemodia ,- Aclzimenes ,- Celsia ,- Hemi. meris; Siblizorpin; Capraria; Bignonia; Incarvillea; ...

Google previewAmerican Edition of the British Encyclopedia (1819)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

ALECTRA, in botany, a genus of the Didynamia Angiospermia class and order, of which there is a single species only, viz. A. capensis, a native of the Cape of Good Hope ; found in grassy places near rivers ; flowering in November and ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1823)

Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers : in Two Volumes by George Crabb

Fox Glove ; Antirrhinum, Snap Dragon ; Fluellin, Toad Flax ; Pedicularis, Louse Wort ; Mimulus, Monkev Flower; Sesamum, Oily Grain; Alectra; Ges- neria ; Cyrilla ; Stemodia ; Achimenes ; Celsia ; Hemi- meris ; Siblhorpia; Capraria; Bignonia; ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia (1829)

or Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge

ALECTRA, in botany, a genus of the didy- namia angio-spermia class and order ; its characters are : caL. a one-leafed , two-lipped, peri- anthium, upper lip two-cleft, lower three-cleft ; the clefts ovate, ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

ALECTRA. Cal. bilabiatus, labio superiore 2fido, inferiore trifido. Cor. infundib.

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature. - London, Longman, Hurst (usw.) 1819-20 (1819)

by Abraham Rees

ALECTRA, in Betony, a genus of the 'sith-'lamb anglesptrmia class and order: its characters are, that the calyx is a. perianthium, one-leafed, two-lipped, upper lip two-cleft, lower three cleft ; the clefts ovate, obtuie, shorter than the. tube; the ...

Google previewThe Cyclopædia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

ALECTRA, in Batzmy, a genus of the dizlynamia angiasþezzmiq class and. order: its characters are, that the calyx is a Perianthium, one-leafed, two-lipped, upper lip two-cleft, lower three-cleft ; the clefts ovate, obtuse, shorter than the tube; the ...

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