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Definition of the noun Amaxitis
What does Amaxitis mean as a name of something?
Amaxitis is a genus of Poaceae.
- synonym: genus Amaxitis
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Liliopsida
- order: Poales
- family: Poaceae
- genus: Dactylis
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi
Amaxitis. Adans.,. Trachypoa. Bub. From the Latin dactylis and Greek daktylos for a kind of grape or a sort of grass (Plinius) or the date, perhaps referring to the stiff branches of the flower head; see Carl Linnaeus (1707-1778), Species ...
by Harold T. Clifford, Peter D. Bostock
Racemes reddish-brown Amaxitis Gk amaxa, carriage road; -itis, indicating a close connection. Commonly growing along ...
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Scrabble value of A1M3A1X8I1T1I1S1
The value of this 8-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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