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Definition of the noun euphorbiaceae
What does euphorbiaceae mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- a family of plants of order Geraniales
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonyms of Euphorbiaceae: family Euphorbiaceae / spurge family
- more generic term: rosid dicot family = a family of dicotyledonous plants
- member of: Geraniales / order Geraniales = an order of plants of subclass Rosidae including geraniums and many other plants; see Euphorbiaceae; Geraniaceae; Rutaceae; Malpighiaceae; Simaroubaceae; Meliaceae; Zygophyllaceae
- genus Euphorbia / Euphorbia = type genus of the Euphorbiaceae: very large genus of diverse plants all having milky juice
- genus Acalypha / Acalypha = a genus of herbs and shrubs belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae
- genus Croton = tropical shrubs and herbs
- genus Codiaeum / Codiaeum = evergreen tropical trees and shrubs with thick and colorful leathery leaves
- genus Mercurialis / Mercurialis = a genus of slender herbs belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae
- genus Ricinus / Ricinus = a genus of herb having only one known species: castor-oil plant
- genus Cnidoscolus / Cnidoscolus = a genus of perennial plant with bristles
- genus Jatropha / Jatropha = a mainly tropical genus of American plant belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae
- genus Hevea / rubber tree / Hevea = small genus of South American trees yielding latex
- genus Manihot / Manihot = genus of economically important tropical plants: cassava
- genus Aleurites / Aleurites = candlenut
- genus Pedilanthus / Pedilanthus = tropical American succulent shrubs
- genus Sebastiana / Sebastiana = Mexican spurges
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1985 Exhibition at the Frankfurt Book Fair
An important genus within the family of the Euphorbiaceae is the genus Manihot to which both bitter and sweet cassava varieties belong.
Volume 2: Genetic Improvement and Biotechnology by Bir Bahadur, Mulpuri Sujatha, Nicolas Carels
Euphorbiaceae is a large and highly eurypalynous family (a glossary for the nonfamiliar technical terms of this study is available at: http://www.pollen.mtu.edu/ glos-gtx/glos-int.htm) comprising of about 300 genera and 8,000 species ( Webster ...
Elements of Entomology (2007)
by Dr. Rajendra Singh
The castor-oil plant, Ricinus communis, of the family Euphorbiaceae is a native to tropical Africa. The seeds contain the castor oil of commerce. In India and China the plant is an important crop for industrial uses as lubricant ...
by S. Sahoo
Euphorbiaceae is the dominant family yielding the herbal drugs.
by Thomas Moore
The Euphorbiales embrace five natural orders, namely Euphorbiaceae, with diclinous flowers and a tricoccous ovary; Buzineae, Penaeaceae, Geissolomeae, and Lacistemaeede. Euphorbiaceae is a 148 ELEMENTS OF BOTANY.
Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner
Euphorbiaceae e mabea f mabéa 4394 Mabea excelsa Standl. & Steyerm. Euphorbiaceae SC SE North America (Mexico: Chiapas to Costa Rica) L e lofty mabea f mabéa élevé 4395 Mabeajefensis Huft Euphorbiaceae SE North America ...
by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an
Euphorbiaceae Adenochilus Hook. f. 1853. Orchidaceae. 2 Australia, New Zealand Adenochlaena Boivin ex Baill. = Cephalo- croton Hochst. Euphorbiaceae Adenocline Turcz. 1843. Euphorbiaceae. 8 South Africa Adenocrepis Blume ...
Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette
Croton palanostigma Klotzsch e f s Euphorbiaceae N MW MC SC ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Euphorbiaceae. Origins: French mancinelle, mancenille, English manchineel for Hippomane mancinella, Spanish manzanilla (from man- zana, mazana, a kind of apple), Latin Matiana mala, Mat- ianum malum "a kind of apple (so named from ...
by Michael Allaby
(family *Euphorbiaceae) A genus of plants that have a very distinctive, *compound inflorescence of tiny flowers without *perianths grouped in *umbellike *cymes; several male flowers, each with 1 *stamen, are grouped within an ...
by John Henry Clarke
Euphorbiaceae. Tincture and trituration of seeds. Clinical. — Blepharospasm. Borborygmi. Cholera. Cholerine. Cramps. Diarrhoea. Eyelids, margins of, inflamed. Heels, sensitive. Mouth, ulceration of. Skin, affections of. Vomiting. Worms.
For Students, Teachers and Examiners. The Official Drugs and Formulas are Based on the United States Pharmacopœia by George Frederick Payne
Euphorbiaceae Oleum tiglil, a liquid . . . . . . . . . . .. Euphorbiaceae Oleum theobromatis. a solid . . . . .. Sterculiaceae Oleum amysrdalae expressum. a liquid Rosa: Oleum gossypli semenis, a liquid . . . . .. Malvaceae One from a fruit: Oleum ...
by John Henry Clarke
Euphorbiaceae. Tincture and trituration of seeds. OllnloaI.—Blepharospasm . Borborygmi. Cholera. Cholerine. Cramps. Diarrhoea. Eyelids, margins of, inflamed. Heels, sensitive. Mouth, ulceration of. Skin. affections of. Vomiting. Worms.
by John Christopher Willis
The Cactus and Succulent Houses contain xerophytes, chiefly succulent forms from very dry climates, including Cactaceae, Euphorbiaceae, ...
A Dictionary of Popular Names of the Plants which Furnish the Natural and Acquired Wants of Man, in All Matters of Domestic and General Economy (1882)
Their History, Products, & Uses by John Smith
a small tree of the Spurge- wort family ( Euphorbiaceae), native of the Bahamas, from whence it is imported to this country and used as a bitter tonic. Cashew Nut (Anacardium occidentale), a tree of the ...
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Kew Gardens. This glasshouse is not normally open to the public. It's where a lot of research and propagation is done.
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crown of thorns. the Christ plant. usually red, but this one isn't.
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- Euphorbia heptagona (Euphorbiaceae)
On a gravelly hillside near the town of Laingsburg, Western Cape, South Africa
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