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Definition of the noun caulis

What does caulis mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: caules

  1. [architecture] Each of the main stalks which support the volutes and helices of a Corinthian capital.
  2. [botany] The stalk of a plant, especially a herbaceous stem in its natural state.

Phrases with caulis

  1. Aceria Caulis
  2. Eriophyes Caulis
  3. Sida Compressi-Caulis
  4. Species Aceria Caulis
  5. Species Eriophyes Caulis
  6. Aspidiotus Sacchari-Caulis
  7. Species Sida Compressi-Caulis
  8. Species Aspidiotus Sacchari-Caulis

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for caulis

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Google previewCalifornia Desert Flowers (2004)

An Introduction to Families, Genera, and Species by Sia Morhardt, Emil Morhardt

Caulis refers to the "stem" of a plant and anthus means "flower," so Caulanthus means "stem-flower." This description fits the most distinctive member of the genus, Caulanthus inflatus, which has an enormously fat ...

Google previewThe Garden (1894)

An Illustrated Weekly Journal of Gardening in All Its Branches

nudi- caulis is an interesting plant in bloom in the Cape house at Kew. A large panful of it will soon be sheeted with the Marguerite-like flowers, which expand with the sun, closing in the evening. They are ...

Google previewThe Garden [London] (1894)

nudi- caulis is an interesting plant in bloom in the Cape house at Kew. A large panful of it will soon be sheeted with the Marguerite-like flowers, which expand with the sun, closing in the evening. They are ...

Google previewA Botanical Dictionary (1805)

Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany by Colin Milne

Caulis Flexuofus, a stem which takes a different direction at every joint ; as in rough bindweed, smilax ; and shrub trefoil, ptelca. Caulis Volubilis, a twining or winding stem ; that is, which ascends spirally round the branch or stem of some other ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum, Or, Medical Dictionary (1845)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Botany, Chemistry, Materia Medica, Midwifery, Mineralogy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine ... by Robert Hooper

Caulis compressus, which implies that two sides of the sieu are flat, and approach each other; as in Poa compressa, Lathyrus autolius, Pancratium decli-- --- 26. Caulis anceps, two-edged; as Irisgraminea, Hypericum androseulum. - 27. Caulis ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

Rigidus caulis, a stiff or rigid stem. Rimosus caulis, a stalk abounding with clefts and chinks. Ringens, grinning or gaping. Rosaceus flos, a flower whose petals are placed in a circle, like those of a rose. Rostellum, a little beak. Rotaceous, like ...

Google previewA synopsis of British plants, in Mr. Ray's method, with their characters, descriptions ... and physical virtues ... with a Botanical Dictionary, etc (1744)

by John WILSON (Botanist.)

Caulis indeterminatus, an Indeterminate Stalk; the flowers are not placedat the tops only, but all along the sides of the stalks and branches, as in XVOrmwood, Mugwort, Uc. _ Caulis voluhilis, a Twining Stalk, is that which twists about any prop ...

Google previewTermini botanici. A dictionary of botanical terms ... a new edition (1813)

by James LEE (Nurseryman, the Elder.)

Simplex caulis. A simple or single stem. Simplex is always opposed to compound . Simplicissimus caulis. With few or no branches. Sinistrorsus caulis. A stem twining from left to right, as in Polygonum, Class viii. Order 3. Sinuatum folium.

Google previewA Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1822)

by George Gregory

Semitcres caulis, a half round stalk, flat on one side. Sempervirens folium, an evergreen leaf. Sena folia, leaves growing in sixes. Sericeum folium, a leaf whose surface is of a soft silky texture. Serratum folium, a sawed leaf. Sessile folium, a ...

Google previewA Botanical Dictionary: Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany ... The Second Edition, with Many Additions, and Illustrative Plates (1805)

by Colin MILNE

_ Caulis Repem, a creeping flem, running along the ground, and striking root at certain-disiances; in which respect it differs from the foregoing term. It is exemplified in ivy, and the trumpet flower, bignom'a. Cauli: Sarmentqsus, (from sarmmtum, ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum (1860)

Medical Dictionary by Robert Hooper

Caulis compressus, which implies that two sides of the stein are flat, and approach each other; as in Poa compressa, Lathyrus latifolius, Pancratium declinaturn. 26. Caulis anceps, two-edged; as Iris graminea, Hypericum androsemum. 27.

Google previewA New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1819)

Including the Latest Improvement and Discovery and the Present States of Every Branch of Human Knowledge by George Gregory

Semiteres caulis, a half round stalk, flat on one side. Sempervirens folium, an evergreen leaf. Sena folia, leaves growing in sixes. Sericeum folium, a leaf whose surface is of a soft silky texture. Serratum folium, a sawed leaf. Sessile folium, a ...

Google previewElements of Botany; Or, an Introduction to the Sexual System of Linnæus. To which is Annexed an English Botanical Dictionary. Illustrated by Copper-plates (1802)

by Richard HALL (M.D.)

Rod-like Stem, caulis virgatus, the branchlets weak and unequal. Root, radir, an organ nourishing the plant. A root is composed of pith, wood, outer and inner bark. It consists of the caudex or body, ...

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