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Definition of the noun cucurbitaceae

What does cucurbitaceae mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a family of herbaceous vines (such as cucumber or melon or squash or pumpkin)

Phrases with Cucurbitaceae

  1. family cucurbitaceae
  2. Oidium Cucurbitaceae
  3. Diplodia Cucurbitaceae
  4. Species Oidium Cucurbitaceae
  5. Species Diplodia Cucurbitaceae

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cucurbitaceae

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Google previewGenetic Resources, Chromosome Engineering, and Crop Improvement (2006)

Vegetable Crops by Ram J. Singh

INTRODUCTION The Cucurbitaceae is a remarkable plant family, deserving of attention because of its economic, aesthetic, cultural, medicinal, and botanical significance. In the Old and New Worlds, cucurbits have been associated with ...

Google previewHandbook of Cucurbits (2016)

Growth, Cultural Practices, and Physiology by Mohammad Pessarakli

The Cucurbitaceae is a distinct family without any close relatives. All the cultivated species are found in the subfamily Cucurbitoideae. The plants discussed in ...

Google previewThe New Oxford Book of Food Plants (2009)

by John Vaughan, Catherine Geissler

The Cucurbitaceae is an important food plant family and includes cucumbers, gherkins, melons, gourds, marrows, squashes, and pumpkins. A number were domesticated in the Americas and were important in pre-Columbian diets but others ...

Google previewProblem of Land Snail Pests in Agriculture (1992)

A Study of the Giant African Snail by P. D. Srivastava

Cucurbitaceae is a family, whose plants, on the whole, are preferred food plants ofAchatina as is evident from Table 6.1. Bitter gourd also belongs to this family and is grown practically all over the country excluding probably the hilly tracts.

Google previewDiseases of Horticultural Crops (1999)

Vegetables, Ornamentals, and Mushrooms

INTRODUCTION The cucurbitaceae is a unique family at least 9 genera of which containing nearly 16 species are cultivated as vegetables. In India, at least 15 types of cucurbits, namely,ash gourd, bitter gourd, bottle gourd,cucumber, sponge ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

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

" Peponiella Kuntze Cucurbitaceae Origins: The diminutive of pepo, peponis "a species of large melon, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

See CUCURBITACEAE. Cucumis sativa (cucumber) See CUCURBITACEAE. Cucurbitaceae (order Cucurbitales) A family of a few shrubby members, but mostly of tendrilclimbing *herbs with weak, sappy stems and ...

Google previewLuo Biological Dictionary (1998)

by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns

Otange, Lagenaria sphaerica (Cucurbitaceae). For description see Anjago. Otangre. Cucumis dipasceus (Cucurbitaceae). An annual herb with stiff, almost prickly, spreading hairs; leaves suborbicular-reniform in outline. USE: Decoction of ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fruit and Nuts (2008)

by Jules Janick, Robert E. Paull

Biology and Utilization of the Cucurbitaceae. Cornell Universtiy Press, Ithaca, New York, pp. 77–101. Nameth, S.T., Dodds, J.A., Paulus, A.O. and Laemmlen, F.F. (1986) Cucurbit viruses of ...

Google previewA Botanical Dictionary (1805)

Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany by Colin Milne

See Cucurbitaceae. Water-melons, or citruls. See Cucurbitaceae. Water-soldier. See Palinae. White bryony. See Cucurbitaceae. White hellebore. See Coronaria. White mullein. See Lurida. Y. Yams. See Sarmentaceae. THE END. - But und ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Cucurbitaceae. 2 trop. Africa, India Ctenolophon Oliv. 1873. Ctenolophona- ceae. 2: 1 (C. engleriana) trop. West Africa (Gabon, Nigeria, Zaire, Angola); 1 (C. parvifolius) Malay Peninsula, Borneo, Philippines, New Guinea Ctenomeria Harv.

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

Cucurbitaceae. Cucumissativus (cucumber). the common garden cucumber (Family Cucurbitaceae). Concentrations of nitrate in the foliage toxic to livestock have been reported.

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Plant and Fungal Virology (2009)

by Marc H.V. van Regenmortel, Brian W.J. Mahy

Cucurbitaceae Squash, pumpkin Cucurbita ...

Google previewThe Aromatherapy Encyclopedia (2009)

A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils: Easyread Large Bold Edition by Carol Schiller

Cucurbitaceae. Cucumber Seed—Cucumis sativus Kalahari Melon Seed— Citrullus lanatus, Citrullus vulgaris Pumpkinseed—Cucurbita pepo Watermelon Seed—Citrullus lanatus, Citrullus vulgaris ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2016)

The Cucurbitaceae encompass over 900 species of plants known collectively as gourds or cucurbits. Cucumis (cucumbers, melons), Cucurbita (pumpkins, squash ), and Citrullus (watermelons) rank among the top 10 genera of vegetable crops ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

in English: honewort, Japanese parsley, white chervil, wild chervil in China: tang kuei, ya er qin in Japan: mitsuba, mitsuba-zer Cucumeropsis Naudin Cucurbitaceae Resembling a cucumis, cucumeris 'cucumber', see Annales des Sciences ...

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

by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich

egg yolk, butter, pumpkins (Cucurbita species, Cucurbitaceae), and in the fruit of ground cherry ( Physalis species, Solanaceae). The all-E-C. forms red crystals, mp. 158–159°C ...

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