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Definition of the noun Aldama

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Aldama is a genus of Asteraceae.

Aldama is a genus of Heliantheae.


  1. Aldama is a town and one of the 119 Municipalities of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. As of 2010, the municipality had a total population of 5,072, up from 3,635 as of 2005.
    • also known as Aldama, Chiapas
    • part of Chiapas
  2. Aldama is a municipality of the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas. According to the census of 2010, the municipality had an area of 3,672 square kilometres and a population of 29,470, including the town of Aldama with a population of 13,661.
    • also known as Aldama, Tamaulipas; Aldama Municipality, Tamaulipas
    • part of Mexico, Tamaulipas

There are other places with in their name, like Juan Aldama, Villa Aldama, ayoquezco de aldama, Tezontepec de Aldama and Juan Aldama Municipality.


Aldama is a genus of flowering plants in the daisy family. The genus was originally described to include one species of subtribe Helianthinae that were characterized by having pales that tightly enclosed the cypselae. Recent molecular phylogenetic studies showed that these species are within a large group that were formerly classified in the genus Viguiera, and Aldama has been expanded to include a total of 118 species. Aldama is characterized by having a perennial herbaceous habit, a pappus usually of awns and scales, and a multiseriate involucre.

Phrases with Aldama

Phrases starting with the word Aldama:

  1. Aldama Goyazii
  2. Aldama Robusta
  3. Aldama Tuberosa
  4. Aldama Kunthiana
  5. Aldama Nudicaulis
  6. Aldama Paranensis
  7. Aldama Pilicaulis
  8. Aldama Aspilioides
  9. Aldama Corumbensis
  10. Aldama Grandiflora
  11. Aldama Uniserialis
  12. Aldama Linearifolia

Phrases ending with the word Aldama:

  1. Ochrotrichia aldama
  2. Species Ochrotrichia Aldama

Other phrases containing the word Aldama:

  1. Species Aldama Pilosa
  2. Species Aldama Robusta
  3. Species Aldama Tuberosa
  4. Species Aldama Corumbensis
  5. Species Aldama Uniserialis

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Aldama

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Google previewEthnic American Literature: An Encyclopedia for Students (2015)

by Emmanuel S. Nelson

Further Reading Aldama, Frederick Luis, ed. Arturo Islas: The Uncollected Works. Houston: Arte Público Press, 2003. Aldama, Frederick Luis. Critical Mappings of Arturo Islas's Narrative Fictions.

Google previewIconic Mexico: An Encyclopedia from Acapulco to Zócalo [2 volumes] (2015)

An Encyclopedia from Acapulco to Zócalo by Eric Zolov

Hidalgo, Allende, Aldama, and Matamoros were all captured and executed by colonial authorities before independence was eventually achieved in 1821. the performance of President Felipe Calderón in 2010, who rang the Bell of Dolores ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Hispanic-American Literature (2015)

Further Information Aldama, Frederick Luis. DancingwithGhosts:A Critical Biography of Arturo Islas. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Society (2008)

by Richard T. Schaefer

Aldama, and Peter J. Garcia. Westport, CT: Greenwood. Alvarez-Smith, Alma. 2004b. Pantoja, Antonia. Pp. 613–614 in Encyclopedia of ...

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Multiethnic American Literature: I - M (2005)

by Emmanuel Sampath Nelson

Further Reading Aldama, Frederick Luis. Arturo Islas: The Uncollected Works. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 2003. Bruce-Novoa, Juan. "Homosexuality and the Chicano Novel." European Perspectives on Hispanic Literature of the United States ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1D2A1M3A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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