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Definition of the noun Calectasia

What does Calectasia mean as a name of something?

Calectasia is a genus of Dasypogonaceae.

Calectasia is a genus of Dasypogonaceae.


Calectasia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Dasypogonaceae. They are commonly referred to as Tinsel Lilies, and are endemic to southern Australia.

Phrases with Calectasia

Phrases starting with the word Calectasia:

  1. Calectasia Cyanea
  2. Calectasia Obtusa
  3. Calectasia Hispida
  4. Calectasia Browneana
  5. Calectasia Palustris
  6. Calectasia Intermedia
  7. Calectasia Grandiflora
  8. Calectasia Pignattiana

Phrase ending with the word Calectasia:

  1. Genus Calectasia

Other phrases containing the word Calectasia:

  1. Species Calectasia Cyanea
  2. Species Calectasia Browneana
  3. Species Calectasia Grandiflora

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Calectasia

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Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Calectasia R. Br. Liliaceae (ill) . 1 S. and W. Austr.

Google previewThe Practitioner's Encyclopedia of Flower Remedies (2014)

The Definitive Guide to All Flower Essences, their Making and Uses by Clare G. Harvey

(Calectasia cyanea) For resignation, frustration and lack of initiative due to a feeling that there is no hope of improvement. Brings the realization that there is always hope; helping you to see all the solutions life can offer, and to know that you can find happiness by breaking through problems with creativity. Urchin Dryandra (Dryandra praemorsa) For those who feel downtrodden, the underdog in unequal relationships. Encourages you to rise above the ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

nigrita Lindley English: black duck orchid Calectasia R . Br. Xanthorrhoeaceae (Calectasiaceae) Origins: From the Greek kalos "beautiful " and ...

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

CALECTASIA, kal-ek-ta'se-a, s. A greenhouse plant; an elegant flowing rush, of easy culture, discovered in South-western Australia: Order, Juncaceae.—Brown. CALEDONITE, kal'e-don-ite, s. A mineral of a green colour, consisting of the sulphate and carbonate of lead. – Dana. CALEMBOURG, kal-ong boor, s. (Fr.) A witticism ; a pun. CALENDARIAL, kal-en-da're-al, a. appertaining to the calendar. CALENDRICAL, ka-len'drik-al, a. the calendar. CALESCENCE, ka-les'sense, s. ( caleo ...

Google previewThe Treasury of Botany: a Popular Dictionary of Vegetable Kingdom with which is Incorporated a Glossary of Botanical Terms Edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore (1870)

Part 1

CALECTASIA. A genus of Juncaccce containing a small branched shrubby plant from South Australia, with needleshaped leaves sheathing at the base, and solitary flowers on short terminal branches, opposite simple lanceolate serrated leathery .

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

by Abraham Rees


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Scrabble value of C3A1L1E1C3T1A1S1I1A1

The value of this 10-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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