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Definition of the noun family gramineae
What does family gramineae mean as a name of something?
- the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific names: Gramineae / Aegilopaceae / family Aegilopaceae / Agrostidaceae / family Agrostidaceae / Alopecuraceae / family Alopecuraceae / Andropogonaceae / family Andropogonaceae / Anomochloaceae / family Anomochloaceae / Anthoxanthaceae / family Anthoxanthaceae / Arundinaceae / family Arundinaceae / Arundinellaceae / family Arundinellaceae / Asperellaceae / family Asperellaceae / Avenaceae / family Avenaceae / Bambusaceae / family Bambusaceae / Cenchrinaceae / family Cenchrinaceae / Chaeturaceae / family Chaeturaceae / Chloridaceae / family Chloridaceae / Coleanthaceae / family Coleanthaceae / Cynodontaceae / family Cynodontaceae / Cynosuraceae / family Cynosuraceae / Echinariaceae / family Echinariaceae / Ehrhartaceae / family Ehrhartaceae / Eragrostidaceae / family Eragrostidaceae / Festucaceae / family Festucaceae / Glyceriaceae / family Glyceriaceae / family Gramineae / Hordeaceae / family Hordeaceae / Lepturaceae / family Lepturaceae / Miliaceae / family Miliaceae / Ophiuraceae / family Ophiuraceae / Oryzaceae / family Oryzaceae / Panicaceae / family Panicaceae / Pappophoraceae / family Pappophoraceae / Parianaceae / family Parianaceae / Paspalaceae / family Paspalaceae / Phalaridaceae / family Phalaridaceae / Pharaceae / family Pharaceae / Sporobolaceae / family Sporobolaceae / Stipaceae / family Stipaceae / Streptochaetaceae / family Streptochaetaceae / Triticaceae / family Triticaceae / Zoysiaceae / family Zoysiaceae / Poaceae
- synonyms of family Gramineae: family Graminaceae / family Poaceae / Graminaceae / grass family
- more generic terms: liliopsid family / monocot family = family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
- more specific terms: genus Calamagrostis / Calamagrostis = reed grass
- member of: Graminales / order Graminales = grasses; sedges
- graminaceous plant / gramineous plant = cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves
- genus Aegilops / Aegilops = goat grass
- genus Agropyron / Agropyron = perennial grasses of temperate and cool regions: wheatgrass
- genus Agrostis / Agrostis = annual or perennial grasses cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere: bent grass
- genus Alopecurus / Alopecurus = annual or perennial grasses including decorative and meadow species as well as notorious agricultural weeds
- genus Andropogon / Andropogon = tall annual or perennial grasses with spikelike racemes
- genus Arrhenatherum / Arrhenatherum = oat grass
- genus Arundo / Arundo = any of several coarse tall perennial grasses of most warm areas: reeds
- genus Avena / Avena = oats
- genus Bromus / Bromus = a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae
- genus Bouteloua / Bouteloua = forage grasses
- genus Buchloe / Buchloe = buffalo grass
- genus Cenchrus / Cenchrus = a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae that have burs
- genus Chloris / Chloris = tufted or perennial or annual grasses having runners: finger grass
- genus Cortaderia / Cortaderia = tall ornamental grasses of South America and New Zealand and New Guinea: pampas grass
- genus Cynodon / Cynodon = creeping perennial grasses of tropical and southern Africa
- genus Dactylis / Dactylis = a monocotyledonous grass of the family Gramineae
- genus Dactyloctenium / Dactyloctenium = a monocotyledonous genus of the family Gramineae
- genus Digitaria / Digitaria = crab grass
- genus Echinochloa / Echinochloa = annual or perennial succulent grasses of warm regions
- genus Eleusine / Eleusine = annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslands
- genus Elymus / Elymus = tall tufted perennial grasses
- genus Eragrostis / Eragrostis = annual or perennial grasses of tropics and subtropics
- genus Erianthus / Erianthus = genus of reedlike grasses having spikes crowded in a panicle covered with long silky hairs
- genus Festuca / Festuca = a genus of tufted perennial grasses of the family Gramineae
- genus Glyceria / Glyceria = manna grass
- genus Holcus / Holcus = a genus of Old World grasses widely cultivated in America
- genus Hordeum / Hordeum = annual to perennial grasses of temperate northern hemisphere and South America: barley
- genus Leymus / Leymus = genus that in some classifications overlaps the genus Elymus
- genus Lolium / Lolium = darnel
- genus Muhlenbergia / Muhlenbergia = a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae grown in America and Asia
- genus Oryza / Oryza = rice
- genus Oryzopsis / Oryzopsis = rice grass
- genus Panicum / Panicum = panic grass
- genus Paspalum = a genus of perennial grasses of warm regions
- genus Pennisetum / Pennisetum = a genus of Old World grasses
- genus Phalaris / Phalaris = a genus of grasses with broad leaves and a dense spike of flowers
- genus Phleum / Phleum = grasses native to temperate regions
- genus Phragmites / Phragmites = reeds of marshes and riversides in tropical or temperate regions
- genus Poa / Poa = chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regions
- meadow grass / meadowgrass = any of various grasses that thrive in the presence of abundant moisture
- genus Saccharum / Saccharum = tall perennial reedlike grass originally of southeastern Asia: sugarcane
- genus Schizachyrium / Schizachyrium = overlaps the genus Andropogon
- genus Secale / Secale = cereal grass widely cultivated for its grain: rye
- genus Setaria / Setaria = annual or perennial grasses of warm regions: bristlegrasses
- millet = any of various small-grained annual cereal and forage grasses of the genera Panicum, Echinochloa, Setaria, Sorghum, and Eleusine
- genus Sorghum / Sorghum = annual or perennial tropical and subtropical cereal grasses: sorghum
- genus Spartina / Spartina = grass of freshwater swamps and salt marshes of Europe, Africa, America, and South Atlantic islands
- genus Sporobolus / Sporobolus = cosmopolitan annual and perennial grasses
- genus Stenotaphrum / Stenotaphrum = lawn grasses
- genus Triticum / Triticum = annual cereal grasses from Mediterranean area
- genus Zea / Zea = corn
- genus Zizania / Zizania = wild rice
- genus Zoisia / genus Zoysia / Zoisia = lawn grasses native to southeastern Asia and New Zealand
- tribe Bambuseae / Bambuseae = bamboos
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for family Gramineae
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by Carla Emery
The order Poaceae is important becauseitcontains the family Gramineae,also known as the “grasses,” the grain plantsthat feedhumankind. The more frequently encounteredfamily names have English equivalents that aremore commonly used ...
Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch
Trinius ex Steudel Reed Family Gramineae: Poaceae .
by Brent Douglas Galloway
Gramineae family Gramineae and possibly family Cyperaceae (sedges):: sozxwel ~ soxwel. grammophone musical instrument, grammophone, phonograph, record player:: ...
by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta
Family Gramineae. A drought resistance grass introduced from Uruguay and grown for fodder. Ber fruit fly Carpomyia vesuviana Costa. Insect pest of jujube. Maggot feeds on fruit pulp due to which fruit falls off. Bergera koenigii See curry leaf.
by Robert Alan Lewis
a grass (Family Gramineae) found in Yukon, ...
The Encyclopedia of Seeds (2006)
Science, Technology and Uses by J. Derek Bewley, Michael Black, Peter Halmer
Family Present in: Kunitz Trypsin inhibitor family Gramineae (Poaceae) Leguminosae (Fabaceae) Cucurbitaceae Gramineae (Poaceae) Leguminosae ( Fabaceae) Bowman-Birk inhibitor family Squash Trypsin inhibitor family Cucurbitaceae ...
a reference system of commercial horticulture, covering the practical and scientific phases of horticulture, with special reference to fruits and vegetables by William Worthington
Grass Family Gramineae Corn.
Encyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)
Volume II: G-K by Volodymyr Kubijovyc
Most cereals, including wheat, rye, barley, rice, oats, and corn, belong to the botanical family Gramineae; buckwheat is a member of the family Polygonaceae. Grain crops have a long history in Ukraine. Evidence suggests that as early as the ...
by George A. Burdock
family Gramineae. Functional use in foods Flavoring ingredient. GRAS status FEMA GRAS No. 2403 (Refer to Fenaroli's Handbook of Flavor Ingredients (1995) for use levels ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
an annual grass (Family Gramineae) that sometimes causes hepatogenic photosensitization in livestock. See also phylloerythrin. Brachyaspis. a genus of venomous Australian snakes (Family Elapidae) that is represented ...
by Carl A. Batt
Family Gramineae Rice (Oryza sativa) Rice ( Oryza sativa) ...
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