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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 Leimanthoides
  6. 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 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 Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: The classes, cohorts, orders, and chief genera of phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Amianthium A. Gray = Zygadenus Michx. Amicia H. B. et K. Leguminosae (uI. 7). 5 sp. Andes. In A. Zygo- meris DC. the big stipules protect the bud. Ammarinia ( Houst.) Linn. Lythraceae. 18 sp., wet places, cosmop. Ammi (Tourn.) Linn.

Google previewA New Pronouncing Dictionary of Medicine (1892)

Being a Voluminous and Exhaustive Hand-book of Medical and Scientific Terminology, with Phonetic Pronunciation, Accentuation, Etymology, Etc by John Marie Keating, Henry Hamilton, John Chalmers Da Costa, Frederick A. Packard

AMIANTHIUM— AMMONIL. 6!) ATpha-res'in. The name given to one of the two resins of colophony, or ptnic ...

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 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 previewMedical Lexicon (1874)

A Dictionary of Medical Science ... by Robley Dunglison

Fall poison, Amianthium musoajtoxioum. 398 FALLTRANCK Fall'tranck, Fait ran ok (O .), ...

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

AMIANTHIUM, Gray. Linn. 6, Or. 3, Nat. Or. Melanthaceae.

Google previewThe Treasury of Botany; a Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom (1870)

by John Lindley, Thomas Moore

AMIANTHIUM. The name of a genus of North American plants, belonging to the same family—Melunthacew—as the Colchicum and Veratmm. The species have a widely-spreading petal-like perianth, without glands; six stamens attached ...

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 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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