For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...

Graminaceous Plant

Definition of the noun graminaceous plant

What does graminaceous plant mean as a name of something?


  1. cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Graminaceous Plant

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewPharmaceutical Lexicon: a dictionary of pharmaceutical science, etc (1873)


A graminaceous plant of several species, belonging to the genus Briza, whose spikelets have a tremulous motion. QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS. An analysis for determining the constituent elements of a compound without regard to quantity.

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

Any graminaceous plant bearing an edible seed; also the seed or grain of such a plant. cereal in (se-re'al-in). A ferment contained in brain extract and capable of converting starch into glucose. cerealose (se're-al-Cs). A substance containing ...

Google previewThe Comprehensive Standard Dictionary of the English Language (1902)

Designed to Give the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning, and Etymology of about 38,000 Words and Phrases in the Speech and Literature of the English-speaking Peoples, 800 Pictorial Illustrations

Any graminaceous plant with hollow, jointed Btems and sheathing leaves. [< AS. gries.] — grass/hop"per. p.

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

whiskey malt, rye grain warehouse elevator graminaceous plant grass grammar component adjective. adverb, conjunction, noun, preposition, pronoun, verb grammatical arrangement of words syntax grammatical fault solecism grammatical ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Terms Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences (1865)

by Richard Dennis Hoblyn

An indigenous graminaceous plant, which affords an excellent grain, somewhat resembling rice, and is used by the Indians for food.] [ZIZYPHTJS. A genus of plants of the natural order Rhamnaceae.] Zizyphus vulgaris. A shrub growing on the ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

Panic-grass, a graminaceous plant widely distributed. P. insulare, a \Vest Indian species, having purgative properties. Unof. Panidrosis ( pan-id-1'o'-sz's) [migy all; idpég, sweat]. General perspiration. Panis (pan/-z's)[L.].

Google previewThe Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English (1919)

by Francis George Fowler

Graminaceous plant, native of India, bearinglarge crop of small nutritious ...

Google previewA Standard Dictionary of the English Language (1903)

Upon Original Plans

A graminaceous plant (Rolens saccharatns) used for fodder. bn-tan'ga, bfl-tdn'gfl, n.

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Graminaceous Plant

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of Graminaceous Plant to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary