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Definition of the noun malus
What does malus mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: Mali
- apple trees; found throughout temperate zones of the northern hemisphere
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Malus: genus Malus
- more generic term: rosid dicot genus = a genus of dicotyledonous plants
- member of: family Rosaceae / Rosaceae / rose family = a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales
- apple tree = any tree of the genus Malus especially those bearing firm rounded edible fruits
- orchard apple tree / Malus pumila / apple = native Eurasian tree widely cultivated in many varieties for its firm rounded edible fruits
- Siberian crab apple / Malus baccata / Siberian crab / cherry apple / cherry crab = Asian wild crab apple cultivated in many varieties for it small acid usually red fruit used for preserving
- Malus sylvestris / wild crab = wild crab apple native to Europe
- American crab apple / Malus coronaria / garland crab = medium-sized tree of the eastern United States having pink blossoms and small yellow fruit
Alternative definition of the noun malus
- [business] The return of performance-related compensation originally payed by an employer to an employee as a result of the discovery of a defect in the performance.
Malus is a musical group.
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"Malus" a.k.a. "Her Father's Daughter": Her Father's Daughter is a 2001 drama film written by Olivier Lorelle and Jacques Deschamps and directed by Olivier Lorelle.
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Malus was a subdivision of the ancient constellation Argo Navis proposed in 1844 by the English astronomer John Herschel. It would have replaced Pyxis, the compass, which was introduced in the 1750s by Nicolas Louis de Lacaille. Herschel's suggestion was not widely adopted and Malus is not now recognized by astronomers.
Phrases with Malus
Phrases starting with the word Malus:
- Malus Hybr
- Malus Nana
- Malus zumi
- Malus Aegra
- Malus Anisa
- Malus Cerea
- Malus Eleyi
- malus fusca
- Malus Kaido
- Malus malus
- Malus Mengo
- Malus Nigra
- Malus Ringo
- Malus Rinki
- Malus Roris
- Malus Setok
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Insurance Glossary (2014)
by Nicolae Sfetcu
Malus is an increase in the premium if there is a claim in the previous year. Bonus-malus systems are very commom in automobile insurance. The fundamental principle of BMS is that the higher the claim frequency of a policyholder, the higher ...
Carnal Knowledge (2007)
A Navel Gazer's Dictionary of Anatomy, Etymology, and Trivia by Charles Hodgson
Latin malus means not only "apple tree” but also "tall pole" and "evil.” If the meanings of the two males have an affinity, it is just coincidence. Still, the convergence of all these ideas of evil, nakedness, males, poles, and serpents makes one ...
Compendio sulla normativa relativa ai compensi degli amministratori e dei manager aziendali 2012 (2012)
by Guido Cutillo, Franco Fontana
Malus is a method for the implementation of risk adjustment and reducing the value of a part of the deferred remuneration, taking into account risk out‐comes of the underlying performances of the institution as a whole, the business unit and, ...
Plants on Islands (2006)
Diversity and Dynamics on a Continental Archipelago by Martin L. Cody
Yet there is an apparent tradeoff, since Malus is the superior colonist but Prunus is superior in persisting once it reaches an island (chapter 5 and Fig. 5.25). The tradeoff seems particularly well balanced, as the two species maintain island ...
by Michael A. Dirr
Malus. floribunda. Malus. hupehensis. Japanese flowering crabapple tea crabapple This species is an old favorite. It has carmine buds and 1- to 11⁄2-in.- wide, white flowers. The 3⁄8-in.-wide fruit are yellow to red. Broad-rounded habit.
malus, and administration,] n. bad management. Mal a -cAlte, [(Jr. malache,] n. a beautiful green veined marble ; the native carbonate of copper. Mal'a-dy, [L. malus] n. sickness; disease. Mal'a-pert, [L. malus + W. pert ...
Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner
Malus angustifolia (Aiton) Michx. Rosaceae MCME North America (USA: Illinois to New Jersey, Texas to Florida) S D fd (fruits: cider, jelly, preserves) fr pl (ornamental) ti(ob)(tool handles, ...
Dictionarium medicum universale: or, a New medical dictionary. Containing an explanation of all the terms used in physic, anatomy ... chymistry, etc (1749)
by John Barrow (teacher of mathematics.)
MALUS, tree. . This is a tree so well known,that it would be superfluous to give any description of it. Among the numerouz variety os apples, those which are accounted hest for medicinal use, >are the pearmain and pippin, being thsPama ...
by Alexander Reid
malus, W. pert) saucy ; impudent ; impertinent. Mal'a-pert-ly, ad. impudently ; saucily. Mal'a-pert-ness, n. sauciness ; impudence. Mal-ap-ro-pos', mal-ap-pro- po', ad, (Fr. mat, a, propot) unsuitably. Male, a. (L. mas) of the sex that begets ...
A Dictionary of the English Language, containing the pronunciation, etymology and explanation of all words authorized by eminent writers. To which are added, a vocabulary of the roots of English words and an accented list of proper names (1844)
by Alexander REID (LL.D.)
malus) a disease; a distemper; a disorder. Mäl'a-pért, a. (L. malus, W. pert) saucy; impudent; impertinent. Mál'a-pért-ly, ad. impudently; saucily. Mál'a-pért-ness, n. sauciness; impudence.
by Walter W. Skeat, Walter William Skeat
malus, bad; see Malioe. Malachite ; see Mallow . Malady, Malapert, Malaria; see Malioe. Male ; see Masculine. Malediction, Malefactor, Malevolent ; see Malloe. Malioe, ill will (F. -L.) M. E. malice. F. malice.
Encyclopedia of Genetics (2014)
by Eric C.R. Reeve
Introduction The apple, Malus domestica, is one of the most important fruit crops of the colder and temperate parts of the Old World, New World and Southern Hemisphere (Vavilov, 1951; Brown, 1975). Evidence for the collection of apples from ...
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