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Acropera

Definition of the noun Acropera

What does Acropera mean as a name of something?

Acropera is a genus of Orchidaceae.

Acropera is a subgenus of Orchidaceae.

Phrases with Acropera

  1. Acropera Grandiflora
  2. Genus Acropera

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Google previewMore Letters of Charles Darwin – (2017)

by Charles Darwin

Acropera is a beast, — stigma does not open, everything seems contrived that it shall NOT be anyhow fertilised.

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson

ACROPERA loddigesii. Stove epiphyte. Division. Peat and potsherds. A C R O P H Y L L U M verticillatumfi' Green-house shrub. Cuttings. Loam and peat. ACROSPIRE is the name whereby malsters, gardeners, and others describe the sprouts from barley and other seeds when germinating, and which are the radicle and plumule, the infant root and stem. ACROSTICHUM. Sixteen species. Chiefly stove herbaceous perennials. A. alcicorne and A. gramie are greenhouse plants.

Google previewThe Cottage Gardeners' Dictionary (1860)

Describing the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden, and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivation : with an Alphabetical List of Synonymes by George William Johnson

galeata, Acropera Loddigesii. M. Steelii, Scuticaria. M. citrina lentiginosa, Rollissonii, Stapelioides, and xanthina, Promemza. M. atro-purpurea, aureo-fulva, and vitellina, ...

Google previewSupplement to Craig's universal dictionary (1864)

Acropera, ak-ro-pe'ra, s. (akre, the summit, and pera, a small sack, Gr., on account of the small sack-like appendage at the top of the labellum.) A genus of plants, producing pale-yellow and purple-spotted flowers: Order, Orchidacese. AcrophYllum, ak-ro-fil'lum, s. (akre, summit, and phyllum, a leaf, Gr. ) A flowering greenhouse plant, so named from the leaves growing at the apex of the branches above the whorls of the flowers : Order, Canoniacese. — Bentham. Acropodium ...

Google previewThe Universal English Dictionary (1869)

Comprising the Etymology, Definition, and Pronunciation of All Known Words in the Language, as Well as Technical Terms Used in Art, Science, Literature, Commerce, and Law by John Craig, P. Austin Nuttall

ACROPERA, ak-ro-pe'ra, s. (akre, the summit, and pera, a small sack, Gr., on account of the small sack-like appendage at the top of the labellum.). A genus of plants, producing pale-yellow and purple-spotted flowers: Order, Orchidaceae. ACROPHYLLUM, ak-ro-fillum, s. (akre, summit, and phyllum, a leaf, Gr.) A flowering greenhouse plant, so named from the leaves growing at the apex of the branches above the whorls of the flowers: Order, Canoniaceae. –Bentham. ACROPODIUM ...

Google previewA pocket botanical dictionary, by J. Paxton assisted by prof. Lindley (1868)

by Samuel Hereman

Morcton Bay 1838 Acropera ...

Google previewThe Dictionary Historical and Critical of Mr. Peter Bayle (1738)

by Pierre Bayle

soondum acropera cadaver, ...

Google previewA Pocket Botanical Dictionary (1840)

Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of All Plants Known in Britain; with a Full Explanation of Technical Terms by Sir Joseph Paxton

Acropera, Lindley. From acros, the extremity, and pera, a small sack, because of the saccate appenACR.

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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1P3E1R1A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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