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Definition of the noun Amianthium

What does Amianthium mean as a name of something?

Amianthium is the vernacular name of the Amianthium, a genus of Melanthiaceae.

Phrases with Amianthium

Phrases starting with the word Amianthium:

  1. Amianthium Texanum
  2. Amianthium Nuttallii
  3. Amianthium Aspericaule
  4. Amianthium muscitoxicum
  5. Amianthium Angustifolium
  6. Amianthium Leimanthoides
  7. Amianthium muscaetoxicum

Phrase ending with the word Amianthium:

  1. Genus Amianthium

Other phrases containing the word Amianthium:

  1. Species Amianthium Nuttallii
  2. Species Amianthium Aspericaule
  3. Species Amianthium Muscitoxicum
  4. Species Amianthium Angustifolium
  5. Species Amianthium Muscaetoxicum

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amianthium

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Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

Amianthium muscaetoxicum. Amiamhium musciioxicum. Amianthium muscitoxicum (= A. muscaetoxicum; fly-poison; staggergrass; cow- poison). a poisonous perennial herb (Family Liliaceae) that contains the steroid alkaloid, veratramine.

Google previewRÖMPP Encyclopedia Natural Products, 1st Edition, 2000 (2014)

by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich

species, Amianthium ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

staggergrasssee Amianthium muscaetoxicum, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Amianthium A. Gray (Zygadenus Michx.). Liliaceae (1). 1 Atl. Am. Amicia H. B. et K.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Amianthium A. Gray Melanthiaceae (Liliaceae) Origins: Latin amiantus, Greek amiantos (unspotted, pure) "the ami- anth." Amethystanthus Nakai Labiatae Origins: Latin amethystus and Greek amethystos "violet-blue" and anthos "flower.

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

AMIANTHIUM (ami- ANTH-ium) ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

FALL-PorsoN, in bot, name in the United States for a melanthaceous lant, Amianthium musmtoaricum, so called because cattle ceding on its foliage in the fall of the ear are poisoned. FALLING-SICKNESS, epilepsy (q.v.). ALLlNG-STABS , the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Amianthium mus- ...

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

AMIANTHIUM, Gray. Linn. 6, Or. 3, Nat. Or. Melanthaceae. See Honias. AMscLA, Humboldt and Bonpland. In memory of J. B. Amici, a noted physician. Linn. 16, Or. 6, Nat. Or. Fabaceae. This interesting evergreen climber delights in open ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by George Nicholson

Including Amianthium. According to Sereno Watson, Z. elegans is the correct name of Z. glaucus. 2YGOBATEMANNIA MASTERSI. An interesting, bigeneric hybrid Orchid, produced from crossing Batemannia Colleyi with Zygopetalum crimitum ...

Google previewThe New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences (1882)

(Based on Mayne's Lexicon) by New Sydenham Society, Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick

The Amianthium muscce- toxicum. F., pota'to. The Cantharis vittata. F. powder. A dark-grey powder used to poison flies when mixed with sugar. It is metallic arsenic in powder partially oxidised by exposure to the air. F., Spanish. The Cantharis ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1893)

Containing a Full Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, ... by Robley Dunglison

erythrosper'ma, Amianthium muscsetoxicum. H. lu'tea. Chamselerium luteum.

Google previewJohnson's Gardener's Dictionary (1894)

by George William Johnson, Charles Henry Wright

Amianthium. See Helo'nias. Ammo'bium. (From ammos, sand, and bio, to live; in reference to the sandy soil in which it thrives. Nat. ord., Compositae.) Half-hardy annual or biennial everlasting. Seed; common garden-soil. A. ala'tum. 2. White.

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Practical Gardening (1907)

An Illustrated Encyclopædia of Practical Horticulture for All Classes by Walter Page Wright

Amianthium angnsti- glaberrimus ...

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Scrabble value of A1M3I1A1N1T1H4I1U1M3

The value of this 10-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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