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Definition of the noun caryocar
What does caryocar mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- type genus of the Caryocaraceae; South American trees yielding strong fine-grained wood and edible nuts
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Caryocar: genus Caryocar
- more generic term: dilleniid dicot genus = genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
- member of: Caryocaraceae / family Caryocaraceae = small genus of tropical South American trees
- member: Caryocar nuciferum / souari tree / souari nut / souari = large South American evergreen tree trifoliate leaves and drupes with nutlike seeds used as food and a source of cooking oil
Phrases with Caryocar
Phrases starting with the word Caryocar:
- caryocar nuciferum
- Caryocar brasiliense
- Caryocar costaricense
- Caryocar amygdaliferum
- Caryocar Brasiliense Brasiliense
- Caryocar Brasiliense Intermedium
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Caryocar
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by G. Rehm
alba Nutt, ex Elliott f carya blanc, noyer blanc USA 537 BR 538 BR Schuppenrindenhickory carla blanca shagbark hickory Caryocar amygdaliferum Mutis piquiarana achotillo achiotillo, almendrón Caryacar brusiliense Cambess.
by James A. Duke, Rodolfo Vasquez
Alacran: Heliorropium Alarnendro blanco: Caryocar Alamendro colorado: Caryocar Albaca: Ocimum Albaca cimarrona: Hyptis Albaquilla: Hyplis Alcapaquilla: Cassia Alcaparillo: Cassia Alexandran rose: Rosa Alfaro: Calophyllum Algarrobo: ...
A dictionary of science, literature and art, ed. by W.T. Brande assisted by J. Cauvin. ed. by W.T. Brande and G.W. Cox.3 vols (1865)
by William Thomas Brande
CARYOCAR. used the term to denote the ornament of the key-stone of an arch, which seems to represent a scroll of paper partly unrolled. Cartouche (Fr.). A case of leather or canvas for holding cartridges. Cartridge. The exact charge of a ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Caryocar. Allamand. ex. L. Caryocaraceae. Origins: Greek karyon "nut" and kare ...
by John Lindley, Thomas Moore
CARYOCAR. One of the two genera forming the order of Rhizobols ( Rhizobolasers), and distinguished by its flowers having free petals, and only four styles, and by its leaves being always opposite; the other genus, Anthodiscus, having ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information
- Carya olivaeformis Caryocar butyrosum . Curcas purgans Pinus Pinea, &c. Pistachiavera .
Or, Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences : Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers, and Illustrated by Plates, Diagrams, Cuts, &c by George Crabb
Caryocar butyrosum, seu Pekea, &c. seu Rhizobolus, seu Castanea, &c. native of Guiana-Caryocar tomentosum, seu foliis, &c. seu Pekea, &c. native of Guiana. CARYO'CEO (Bot.) a Portuguese name for the fruit of the Palm-tree. Ray.
by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw
Caryocar Linn. Caryocaraceae. 15 sp. trop. Am. The wood is very durable and is used in ship- building.
The 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)
CARYOCAR. One of the two genera forming the order of Rhizobols ( Rhizobolocate), and distinguished by its flowers having free petals, and only four styles, and by its leaves being always opposite; the other genus, Arlihodiscus, having ...
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Pequi (Caryocar brasiliense)
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Scrabble value of C3A1R1Y4O1C3A1R1
The value of this 8-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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