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Definition of the noun genus caltha
What does genus caltha mean as a name of something?
- a genus of Caltha
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific names: Psychrophila / genus Psychrophila / Caltha
- more generic term: magnoliid dicot genus = genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
- member of: buttercup family / crowfoot family / family Ranunculaceae / Ranunculaceae = a family of Ranunculaceae
- member: Caltha palustris / marsh marigold / meadow bright / water dragon / May blob / cowslip / kingcup = swamp plant of Europe and North America having bright yellow flowers resembling buttercups
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford
The genus Caltha (q.v.), and specially Caltha palustris. “Bright gowan, and marsh -marigold, farewell.” Wordsworth: Farewell. marsh-miasma, , subst. Miasma generated in marshes, the normal situation from which it emanates. [MTAs.
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1885)
A New, and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronounciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
The genus Caltha (q.v.X and specially Caltha paluatrte. "Bright sowao. uid marthnwriyotd. farewell." Wardtieartk : Fartwttl. marsh-miasma, .-. Miasma generated in marshes, the normal situation from which it emanates. [MIASMA.] marsh nut, >.
Exhibiting the Pronunciation, Etymology, and Explanation of Every Word Usually Employed in Science, Literature, and Art by John Boag
the genus caltha. Marsh-M1 assia, märsh-mê-fiz'mã, n. The infectious vapour that rises from some marshes. M wash-Rock Er, märsh-rök'it, n. A species of water cresses. Marsh & L. mir'shāl. [Fr. marechal; D., G. marschalk.] a. The chief officer ...
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