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Definition of the noun amaranthaceae
What does amaranthaceae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- cosmopolitan family of herbs and shrubs
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonyms of Amaranthaceae: amaranth family / family Amaranthaceae
- more generic term: caryophylloid dicot family = family of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
- member of: Caryophyllales / Chenopodiales / order Caryophyllales / order-Chenopodiales = corresponds approximately to the older group Centrospermae
- genus Amaranthus / Amaranthus = large widely distributed genus of chiefly coarse annual herbs
- genus Alternanthera / Alternanthera = genus of low herbs of tropical America and Australia
- genus Celosia / Celosia = annual or perennial herbs or vines of tropical and subtropical America and Asia and Africa
- genus Froelichia / Froelichia = genus of erect or procumbent herbs of the Americas having spikes of woolly white flowers: cottonweed
- genus Gomphrena / Gomphrena = genus of tropical herbs or subshrubs having flowers in close heads
- genus Iresine / Iresine = genus of tropical American herbs or subshrubs
- genus Telanthera / Telanthera = used in former classifications systems
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Functional Food Properties and Applications by Isabel C. F. R. Ferreira, Patricia Morales Gómez, Lillian Barros
According to most recent taxonomical approaches supported by both morphological and phylogenetic analyses, the Amaranthaceae is a broadly defined botanical family that includes plants formerly treated as Chenopodiaceae (APG III 2009; ...
Ecosystem Dynamics (2014)
From the Past to the Future by Richard H. W. Bradshaw, Martin T. Sykes
Amaranthaceae is a family of plants that includes several drought-tolerant species whose pollen was abundant throughout the mid-Holocene. Occasional charcoal peaks coincide with geochemical evidence for the brief moist periods that ...
by Margaret G. Corrick, Bruce Alexander Fuhrer
The Amaranthaceae is an almost cosmopolitan family whose flowers have one whorl of perianth segments which are usually membranous and/or dry and often colourful. The family is horticulturally important for such ornamental species as ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Amaranthaceae 1845 N. peltata (S.G. Gmelin) Kuntze ( Nymphoides nymphae- oides Britt.; Menyanthes nymphoides L.; Limnanthemum nymphoides (L.) Hoffm. & Link; Limnanthemum peltatum S.G. Gmel.) English: yellow ...
by Ian W. Southon, John Buckingham
( Amaranthaceae, Chenopodiaceae). 15-Epimer, Os-[ß-D-Glucopyranosyluronic acid(¡--2)- ...
by Michael Allaby
Amaranthaceae. (cockscombs, celosias, etc.) (order *Caryophyllales) A family of mostly *annual herbs in which the leaves are *entire and without *stipules. The flowers are small, borne in dense, spikelike *cymes, and are mostly unisexual; ...
An Encyclopaedia of Plants (1829)
by John Claudius Loudon
Amaranthaceae. Sp.2–6. 3139 vermiculátus R. Br. creeping- y: [ZNJ cu 2 jlo Pk. S . Amer.
Luo Biological Dictionary (1998)
by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns
Tungu, Celosia anthelmintic a (Amaranthaceae). A herb, about 1 m. or more high, nearly glabrous, loosely-branched. Leaf blade 5-7 cm. long, cordate, ovate- lanceolate. Inflorescence 15-35 cm. long, 1-2 cm. broad. Perianth 2 mm. long and ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
Amaranthaceae. 2 trop. Africa Centemopsis Schinz. 1911. Amaranthaceae.
by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton
Arthraerva Gr, arthron', joint; for the jointed branches and the similarity to the genus Aerva (Amaranthaceae). (Amaranthaceae) Arthrocereus Gr. 'arthron', joint; and Cereus, a genus of columnar cacti; for the jointed ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
beet See Amaranthaceae. beet cysteelworm See Heterodera schachtii. beet leaf miner ...
by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich
and occurs especially in Amaranthus ( Amaranthaceae) and ...
by Carole J. Skelly
Alstroemeria haemantha herb lily Bomarea edulis whiteJerusalem artichoke Amaranthaceae [Amaranth Families.
A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils: Easyread Super Large 20pt Edition by Carol Schiller
Botanical Name: Amaranthus candatus, Amaranthus cruentus, Amaranthus hypochondriacus Family: Amaranthaceae The oil and CO2 extract are obtained from the seeds. 27.
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Hermbstaedtia glauca (Amaranthaceae)
Goegap Nature Reserve, Namaqualand, Northern Cape, South Africa
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Scrabble value of A1M3A1R1A1N1T1H4A1C3E1A1E1
The value of this 13-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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