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Alliaceous Plant

Definition of the noun alliaceous plant

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noun

  1. bulbous plants having a characteristic pungent onion odor

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Google previewAn Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1882)

Based on the Manuscript Collections of the Late Joseph Bosworth ... by Joseph Bosworth

an alliaceous plant [v.

Google previewThe Commercial Dictionary of Trade Products, Manufacturing and Technical Terms ... (1872)

by Peter Lund Simmonds

Chitthi, Chittie, ordinarily abbreviated to chit, a common Indian name for a bill, bond, draft, or order lor payment, note, &c Chives, an alliaceous plant. Allium Schce- noprasum, the leaves and young tops of which are used as a pot-herb.

Google previewThe dictionary of trade products, manufacturing, and technical terms (1858)

with a definition of the moneys, weights, and measures of all countries, by Peter Lund Simmonds

Chitthi, Chitttb, ordinarily abbreviated to chit, a common Indian name lor a bill, bond, draft, or order ior payment, note, &c Chives, an alliaceous plant. Allium Scha:- noprasum, the leaves and young tops of which are used as a pot-herb. Chivuka ...

Google previewThe American Encyclopaedia of Commerce, Manufactures, Commercial Law, and Finance (1882)

by Leo de Colange

Rocambole, an alliaceous plant (the Allium scorodoprasum) used in the northern parts of Europe for flavoring food, like the shalot. Rochelle Salts, the tartrate of potash and soda, used in medicine as a mild aperieut. Imp. duty, 6 cts. per lb.

Google previewChembers 21 Century Dictionary

by Allied

a type of alliaceous plant with a garlic-like bulb used for seasoning. © 17c: French, from German Rockenbolle, literally 'distaff bulb' , so called because of its shape.

Google previewThe American Dictionary of Commerce, Manufactures, Commercial Law, and Finance (1880)

by Leo de Colange

Chives, an alliaceous plant, Allium scJurnopra- snm, the leaves and young tops of which are used as a pot-herb. Chlorate of Potash, an interesting compound of chloric acid and potash, which, when strongly triturated, crackles, throws out ...

Google previewThe new international encyclopaedia (1905)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

See Allium; Alliaceous Plant ; Plate of Onions, etc. GARLIC, On, of. When cloves of garlic are distilled with water, about 0.2 per cent, of a brown heavy oil, with an acrid taste and a strong disagreeable smell, passes over. By careful rectification ...

Google previewA Pocket Botanical Dictionary, comprising the names, history, and culture of all plants known in Britain, with a full explanation of technical terms. By J. Paxton, assisted by Professor Lindley (1868)

by Sir Joseph Paxton

These are handsome plants, growing freely in a mixture of west, and skordon, garlie ; an alliaceous plant, growing in the western hemisphere. Linn. 6, Or. 1, Nat . Or. Liliaceae. These are rather pretty species, growing well in light sandy soil, ...

Google previewA Pocket Botanical Dictionary (1849)

Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of All Plants Known in Britain; with a Full Explanation of Technical Terms by Sir Joseph Paxton, John Lindley

From hesperos, the west, and skordon, garlic; an alliaceous plant, growing in the western hemisphere. Linn.6, Or. 1, Nat. Or, Liliaceae. These are rather pretty species, growing well in light sandy soil, and increased by offsets, or seeds.

Google previewWebster's Collegiate Dictionary (1896)

A Dictionary of the English Language : Giving the Derivations, Pronunciations, Definitions and Synonyms of a Large Vocabulary of the Words Occurring in Literature, Art, Science, and the Common Speech by Noah Webster

A perennial alliaceous plant used in cookery. Ct-ca'da (sT-ka'da), n. ; pi. E. Cicadas (-daz), L. Cicada (-d5). [L.] (Zo'al.) Any species of a genus ( Cu cada) of large hemipterous insects, with nearly transparent ...

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