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Definition of the noun amorphophallus

What does amorphophallus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. any plant of the genus Amorphophallus
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • more generic words: aroid / arum = any plant of the family Araceae
    • member of: genus Amorphophallus = genus of large tropical east Asian cormous aroids: devil's tongue

Phrases with Amorphophallus

  1. Amorphophallus Rex
  2. Amorphophallus Nanus
  3. Amorphophallus Chatty
  4. Amorphophallus Dubius
  5. Amorphophallus konjac
  6. Amorphophallus Mairei
  7. Amorphophallus Dixenii
  8. amorphophallus rivieri
  9. Amorphophallus Sativus
  10. amorphophallus titanum
  11. Amorphophallus Virosus
  12. Amorphophallus Rivierei
  13. Amorphophallus Wallisii
  14. Amorphophallus Decurrens
  15. Amorphophallus Giganteus
  16. Amorphophallus Malaccensis
  17. Amorphophallus Palmiformis
  18. Amorphophallus Bangkokensis
  19. Species Amorphophallus Rex
  20. genus amorphophallus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amorphophallus

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Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Agronomic Plants (2012)

by G. Rehm

kolto, bagana Amorphophallus cumpanulatus (R0xb,) Bl. ex Decne. A. paeonílfolius (Dennst.) Nicolson elephant-foot yam, oroy Glockenwurz suran pungapung patata de Telinga Amorphophallus konjac K.Koch A. rivieri Durieu devil's ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

English: bastard indigo Amorphophallus...

Koch {Amorphophallus rivieri var. konjac (K. Koch) Engl.) ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Container Plants (2010)

More Than 500 Outstanding Choices for Gardeners by Ray Rogers

AMORPHOPHALLUS. devil's tongue, umbrella arum, corpse flower, voodoo lily, snake palm Family: Araceae Cultural group: bulbs Height: 2–4 ft. Width: 2–3 ft. Light: partial shade to shade Temperature: warm to hot Overwintering: keep totally ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

The Amorphophallus. AMORPHOPHALLUS campanulatus. and is used as a stimulating liniment in rheumatism. The seeds are fried and bruised, then boiled with water, when the oil floats on the top. (Surgeon D. Basu, Faridpur, Bengal.) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (2014)

by George Watt

AMORPHOPHALLUS The Amorphophallus. campanulatus' and is used as a stimulating liniment in rheumatism. The seeds are fried and bruised, then boiled with water, when the oil floats on the top. (Surgeon D. Basu, Faridpur, Bengal.) ...

Google previewTaylor's Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (2003)

by Frances Tenenbaum

Amorphophallus ah-mor-foe-FAL-us. Arum family, Araceae. With common names such as devil's tongue, snake palm, and voodoo lily, it isn't surprising that Amorphophallus species make an unusual addition to the garden. Between 90 and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Amorphophallus. (family *Araceae) A genus of giant herbs producing a *cormlike *rhizome that can weigh 50–70kg and is cultivated for food in some species. The plants bear few leaves, which are several times *palmate, on a long erect stalk, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Dacrydium to Gordonia (1890)

by Sir George Watt

gives the Telegu words A'llu to the millet — Paspalum scrobiculatum ; kand- ulu to the pulse- Cajanus indicus ; alachand alu to the pulse— Vigna Catiang ; and Machi-kanda and Pdti-kanda to Amorphophallus.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements (2004)

by Tova Navarra

amorphophallus (devil's tongue, snake palm) The tropical herb Amorphophallus riveri, of the family Araceae, whose stem is used in Chinese medicine to ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Plant Names of the Philippine Islands (1903)

by Elmer Drew Merrill

Amorphophallus campanulatus Blume. T6cOD LANGIT, V., T. Amorphophallus campanulatus Blume. T6cOB-PARI, Pamp. Cordyline terminalis Kunth. TocT6c- CAix3, T. Cerbera odollam Gaertn. ToctJD-LANoiT, T. Semecarpus gigantifolius ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Food and Nutrition (2009)

by David A. Bender

konjac *Gum derived from tubers of Amorphophallus konjac; eaten in Japan as a firm jelly. konnyaku Chinese, Japanese; flour ...

Google previewA Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients (2010)

Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter

See Amomum Aromaticum AMORPHOPHALLUS KONJAC • Amorphophallus Konjac Root Powder. Used as an abrasive ingredient. It is from a large plant grown in Japan for its flour. An ingredient expected to increase in use as a gelling ...

Google previewThe New York Botanical Garden Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horticulture (1981)

by Thomas H. Everett

devil's tongue (Amorphophallus rivieri), and champion of all, Amorphophallus titanum. The name Dracunculus is one used by Pliny for some plant ...

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Small photo of Amorphophallus of borneoSmall photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JANUARY 2, 2018: A stamp printed in Ghana shows Yellow Arum (Amorphophallus flavovirens), Tourism serie, circa 1999Small photo of Blooming tropical plant Amorphophallus koniac with a large purple flowerSmall photo of Blooming tropical plant Amorphophallus koniac with a large purple flowerSmall photo of a macro closeup of an unusual smelly stinky flower of Amorphophallus napalensis plant, known as woodoo lily against green garden backgroundSmall photo of Rare Bulbifera Amorphophallus flower (also called Snake Plant or Voodoo Lilly) about to open next to the snake like patterned skin of the main trunkSmall photo of Inflorescence of a Vodoo Lily (Amorphophallus spec.) More...

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Scrabble value of A1M3O1R1P3H4O1P3H4A1L1L1U1S1

The value of this 14-letter word is 26 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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