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Amaranthaceae

Definition of the noun amaranthaceae

What does amaranthaceae mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. cosmopolitan family of herbs and shrubs

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amaranthaceae

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Google previewWaranq Waranqa: Ethnobotanical Perspectives on Agricultural Intensification in the Lake Titicaca Basin (Taraco Peninsula, Bolivia). (2008)

The unknown Amaranthaceae is the most abundant species (22.80 seeds/L) .

Google previewEcosystem 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 ...

Google previewWildflowers of Southern Western Australia (2009)

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 ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Alkaloids, Second Edition with CD-ROM (1989)

by Ian W. Southon, John Buckingham

( Amaranthaceae, Chenopodiaceae). 15-Epimer, Os-[ß-D-Glucopyranosyluronic acid(¡--2)- ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Amaranthaceae. 2 trop. Africa Centemopsis Schinz. 1911. Amaranthaceae.

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

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; ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1842)

These, however, will distinguish the Illecebreae from both the Caryophylleae and Amaranthaceae, and the accessory stamens or petals will separate the Sclerantheae from the Chenopodeae. The Paronychieae, as a whole, form the passage ...

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

by Rolf H. J. Schlegel

( Amaranthaceae); grain amaranth: Amaranthus caudatus or A. hypochondriacus syn A. frumentaceus syn A. leucocarpus (Amaranthaceae), 2n = 2x = 32; 2C DNA content ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2013)

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 ...

Google previewLuo 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 ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

beet See Amaranthaceae. beet cysteelworm See Heterodera schachtii. beet leaf miner ...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica, Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature ... with Preliminary Dissertations on the History of the Sciences, and Other Extensive Improvements and Additions; Including the Late Supplement, a General Index, and Numerous Engravings (1842)

These, however, will distinguish the Illecebreac from both the Caryophylleae and Amaranthaceae, and the accessory stamens or petals will separate the Sclerantheae from the Chenopodeae. The Paronychieae, as a whole, form the passage ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Hostplants include Acanthaceae, Amaranthaceae, Asteraceae, Malvaceae, Polygonaceae, Rubiaceae and Urticaceae. Eggs spherical, pale yellow/green, laid in small irregular groups under leaves of foodplants. Caterpillar cylindrical, black ...

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Small photo of Flower - Quinoa - Chenopodium quinoa - 'Campesino' - AmaranthaceaeSmall photo of AMARANTHACEAE,Wool flower, Cockscomb isolated on white backgroundSmall photo of Flower - Quinoa - Chenopodium quinoa - 'Campesino' - AmaranthaceaeSmall photo of Celosia is a small genus of edible and ornamental plants in the amaranth family, Amaranthaceae.Small photo of edible and ornamental plants in the amaranth family, Amaranthaceae.Small photo of Pink cockscomb flower, Celosia argentea Linn. var. cristata Kuntze, Amaranthaceae in spring, natural backgroundSmall photo of Amaranth,Amaranthus lividus, Amaranthaceae More...

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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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