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Pisania

Definition of the noun Pisania

What does Pisania mean as a name of something?

Pisania is a genus of Buccinidae, described by Bivona in 1832.

Pisania is a subgenus of Buccinidae, described by Bivona-Bernardi in 1832.

Place

Pisania: A British Tarading Station on the River Gambia, some 300km inland, which has since been destroyed. It was close to McCarthy's Island which still exists and has the Governor's House and other buildings.

Phrases with Pisania

Phrases starting with the word Pisania:

  1. Pisania Ignea
  2. Pisania pusio
  3. Pisania Pictum
  4. Pisania tincta
  5. Pisania Angusta
  6. Pisania Costata
  7. Pisania Hedleyi
  8. Pisania Labiata
  9. Pisania Rosadoi
  10. Pisania Striata
  11. Pisania auritula
  12. Pisania Bilirata
  13. Pisania Englerti
  14. Pisania Gracilis
  15. Pisania Luctuosa
  16. Pisania Rostrata
  17. Pisania Unicolor
  18. Pisania Vexillum

Phrases ending with the word Pisania:

  1. genus Pisania
  2. Species Pisania

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Pisania

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Google previewReport of the Proceedings at the Annual Meeting (1916)

by Northern Nut Growers Association

It is called Pisania by botanists and it has many of the characteristics of an acorn. The kernel of this nut comes out whole and for that reason it would be very easily cracked by mechanical means. It has a sweetness which does not suggest an ...

Google previewThe Travels of Richard and John Lander, Into the Interior of Africa (1836)

For the Discovery of the Course ... of the Niger ... with a Prefatory Analysis of the Previous Travels of Park, Etc by Robert Huish

Pisania is a small village in the king. of Yany's dominions, established by British subjects, as a factory for trade, and inhabited solely ...

Google previewThe American Universal Geography (1812)

Or, A View of the Present State of All the Kingdoms, States, and Colonies in the Known World ... by Jedidiah Morse

Pisania is a well known English fort in this kingdom, on the N. bank. , Wooll, E. of Yani, reaching about as far along the Gambia, WOL. II. 98 has Foota Torra N.

Google previewThe Life and Travels of Mungo Park (1883)

With a Supplementary Chapter Detailing the Results of Recent Discovery in Africa by Mungo Park

Pisania is a small village in the king of Yany's dominions, established by British subjects as a factory ...

Google previewA Compendious and Complete System of Modern Geography (1814)

Or, A View of the Present State of the World. Being a Faithful Abridgement of the American Universal Geography (edition of 1812) with Corrections and Additions ... by Jedidiah Morse

of Barra, reaching about 100 miles up, on bota sides of thc Gambia, Pisania is a well known English fort in this kingdom, on the N. bank. Wooll, E. of Yani, reaching about as far along the Gambia, has l'uota Torra N. and Bondou ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1821)

From Goree they proceeded to Kayee, a small town on the Gambia, a little below Pisania, where Park engaged a Mandingo priest, named Isaaco, who was also a travelling merchant, and much accustomed to long inland journeys, to serve as ...

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Scrabble value of P3I1S1A1N1I1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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