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Definition of the noun alisma
What does alisma mean as a name of something?
noun - plural:
- alisma: alismas
- Alisma: -
- small genus of aquatic or semiaquatic plants
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Alisma: genus Alisma
- more generic terms: liliopsid genus / monocot genus = genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
- member of: Alismataceae / family Alismataceae / water-plantain family = perennial or annual aquatic or marsh plants
- member: Alisma plantago-aquatica / water plantain = marsh plant having clusters of small white or pinkish flowers and broad pointed or rounded leaves
Phrases with Alisma
- Alisma Major
- Alisma Ancile
- Alisma Dubium
- Alisma Flavum
- Alisma geyeri
- Alisma Humile
- Alisma natans
- Alisma Repens
- Alisma Roseum
- Alisma Aphylla
- Alisma Lappula
- Alisma Validum
- Alisma Virgata
- Alisma Alpestre
- Alisma Apetalum
- Alisma Arcuatum
- Alisma Berteroi
- Alisma brevipes
- Alisma Kotschyi
- genus alisma
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Your comprehensive A-to Z guide for healing with herbs, nutrition, supplements, and secret remedies by DR. MAO SHING NI
Because alisma is a rubefacient—a substance that produces redness in the skin —using topically will inflame and sometimes even blister the skin. While alisma is a safe herb, some ingredients can irritate the digestive tract after long use, so be ...
A Translation of the Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing by Shouzhong Yang
' : Alisma is an important medicinal ...
by C.D. Preston, J.M. Croft
Starfruit D, alisma is a plant of shallow water or exposed mud in lowland ponds, where it grows on acidic substrates which are disturbed and sparsely vegetated. Many of its British sites were ponds on grazed commons, where fluctuating ...
Giving Full Instructions for the Management and Propagation of the Plants Cultivated in the Hot-houses, Greenhouses, Conservatories ... : Alphabetically Arranged by Robert Sweet
ALISMA is a genus of water plants belonging to the Alismaceae ; the species will only thrive in water, ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
ALISMA, or WATER PLANTAIN, so called from its supposed virtue in curing the bite of a sea-hare. It was also supposed to have the wer of breaking the stone in the kidneys.- ..o. class hexandria: NATURAL order, Tetrapetaloideae: cal. athree ...
Alisma flava; leaves ovate, acute, peduncles umbellate, capsules globose. It grows in Jamaica, Barbadoes, and several other places in the warm parts of America, in stagnant waters and swampy places; it would be difficult to preserve this ...
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Alisma plantago (greater water plantain). Eng. Bot. 837- Leaves ovate acute ; Capsules bluntly three- cornered. — This plant possesses the poisonous qualities of the ranunculi, to which order it is naturally allied. The Great Water Plaintain is ...
Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller
Alisma natans Water, Jamaica. Pontederia azurea Water, Small. Alisma ranunculoides Plantain-Lily. The genus Funhia Blue. Funhia cœrulea (F. ovata) Fortune's. Funhia Fortunei Golden- variegated. Funhia undulata foliis aureo- variegat is ...
Containing a Concise Explanation of All the Terms Used in Medicine, Surgery, Pharmacy, Botany, Natural History, Chymistry, and Materia Medica by John Redman Coxe
Alisma, German's leopard's bane ; water plantain. -Alisma mathioli, doria, or groundwort. -Alistelis, muriated ammonia. Jílites, birds. -Alith, gummi assafoetida. -Alitura, nutrition or nourishment; food. -Alkaftal, antimony. -Alkahest, the imaginary ...
An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright
ALISMA. The Water Plantains (01d. Alismaceze) are hardy aquatics, that thrive in baskets of loam sunk into water; propagation is by division and seeds. Plantago was in earlier times recommended by some authorities in cases of hydrophobia.
Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ... by Philip Miller
Alisma Plantago. Great Water Plantain. Lin, spec.
A Dictionary of Science, Literature, and Art ... With the derivation and definition of all the terms in general use. Edited by W. T. Brande ... assisted by Joseph Cauvin, etc (1847)
by William Thomas BRANDE
ALISMA'CEAE. (Alisma, from alis, water, in Celtic.) A small natural order of endogenous plants, marked by the presence of numerous distinct carpels in a tripetaloideous flower. They formanear approach to ranunculaceae among exogens.
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
The Alisma and Sagittaria. FODDER. (Camel.)...
The American Medical Lexicon (1811)
On the Plan of Quincy's Lexicon Physico-medicum, with Many Retrenchments, Additions, and Improvements; Comprising an Explanation of the Etymology and Signification of the Terms Used in Anatomy, Physiology, Surgery, Materia Medica, Chemistry, and the Practice of Physic. Compiled from the Most Approved Authorities by John Quincy
Alisma plantago aquatica. Clematis vitalba. —— flamula. erecta. --- --- Clematis integrifolia, Anemone palmata. pulsatilla. pratensis. — narcissiflora. -- inctnorosa. ranunculoides.
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