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Definition of the noun Afzelia

What does Afzelia mean as a name of something?

Afzelia is a genus of Tachinidae, described by Robineau-Desvoidy in 1863.

Afzelia is a genus of Fabaceae.

Afzelia is a genus of Scrophulariaceae, described by J.F. Gmelin in 1792.

Afzelia is a kind of Detarioideae, described by Sm. in 1798.

Phrases with Afzelia

Phrases starting with the word Afzelia:

  1. Afzelia Laxa
  2. Afzelia bella
  3. Afzelia Bakeri
  4. Afzelia Bijuga
  5. Afzelia Brieyi
  6. Afzelia Exigua
  7. Afzelia Retusa
  8. Afzelia Scabra
  9. Afzelia Texana
  10. Afzelia Decurva
  11. Afzelia Deflexa
  12. Afzelia Grandis
  13. Afzelia Peturei
  14. Afzelia Stricta
  15. Afzelia Virgata
  16. Afzelia Zenkeri
  17. Afzelia africana

Phrases ending with the word Afzelia:

  1. Genus Afzelia
  2. Pretty Afzelia
  3. Richea Afzelia

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Afzelia

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Google previewWood Coatings (2009)

Theory and Practice by Franco Bulian, Jon Graystone

Afzelia is a reddish-brown hardwood which is imported from West Africa. It is a very durable wood used for interior and exterior joinery and also cladding. It exudes a yellow dye in damp conditions which can be a major problem in terms of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Control Technology: Volume 7 (1994)

High-Hazard Pollutants by Paul Cheremisinoff

Trade Name Botanical Name Afzelia (= Lingué) Agba (= Tola branca) Anegré (= Osan) Ash ...

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

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

Pierre; Afzelia attenuata Klotzsch; Afzelia cuanzensis sensu auct.; Afzelia petersiana Klotzsch; Intsia quanzensis Kuntze ex. Engl.; Intsia quanzensis (Welw. ) Kuntze; Pahudia attenuata (Klotzsch) Prain; Pahudia quanzensis (Welw.) Prain) (the ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Kuntze; Afzelia cambodiensis Hance; Afzelia retusa Kurz) English: Borneo teak Australia: kwila, Johnstone River teak, scrub ...

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary of the Leguminosae (1994)

by Frank Bisby

13: 271-302 Afzelia Smith Caesalpinioideae - Detarieae Trees with broad crowns , rarely shrubs. Thirteen species in tropical Africa and Asia. Several species are valuable timber trees. Afzelia bella Harms Geographical distribution Africa: ...

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

by Elmer Drew Merrill

Afzelia rhomboidea Vidal. BALAYON, V. Cassia fistula Linn. BALAYONG, T. Afzelia rhomboidea Vidal. BALEBO, Ig. Pinus insularis Endl.

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Afzelia ...

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

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

AFZELIA, Sm. ; Gen. PL, II., 580. A small genus of erect unarmed trees (belonging to the Leguminos.*) comprising only 10 species ; distributed throughout the tropics of the Old World. Leaves abruptly pinnate, with few pairs of opposite leaflets.

Google previewArchitect's Illustrated Pocket Dictionary (2012)

by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

afzelia, doussie; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Gossypium to Linociera (1890)

by Sir George Watt

Afzelia bijuga. Albizzia man. A. Lebbek. A. procera. A. stipulata. Alseodaphne sp. Altingia excelsa. Amoora cucullata. Anogeissus acuminata. Anthocephalus Cadamba. Artocarpus hirsuta. Averrhoa Carambola. Bambusa Balcooa. Barringtonia ...

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

by George Watt

AFZELIA, Sm. ; Gen. PL, 1]., 580. A small genus of erect unarmed trees ( belonging to the Leoummos/a) com. rising only 10 species; distributed thrOughout the tropics of the Old World. Eeaves abruptly pinnate, with few pairs of opposite eaflets.

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

West Africa Afrafzelia Pierre = Afzelia Sm. Fabaceae Aframmi C. Norman.

Google previewThe CABI Encyclopedia of Forest Trees (2013)


Afzelia Importance Afzelia africana has a wide range of uses and is one of the most heavily used timber species in its natural region of distribution. It is nitrogen- fixing and can be used for soil conservation, and the leaves can be used as a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Ila Usage, 1860-1960 (2000)

by Dennis G. Fowler

Afzelia quanzensis (g). [also mupaapa]. mukambasiba - a kind of thorn, Acacia goetzii (w), A welwitschii (ct). mukandanjase - a kind of tree. Dalbergia nitidula. The bark is used for wounds and pneumonia, the roots for a range of illnesses from ...

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

Afzelia Africana (African Afzelia).

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Scrabble value of A1F4Z10E1L1I1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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