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Definition of the noun saguaro

What does saguaro mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: saguaros

  1. extremely large treelike cactus of desert regions of southwestern United States having a thick columnar sparsely branched trunk bearing white flowers and edible red pulpy fruit

Alternative definition of the noun saguaro

noun

  1. A large cactus in the genus Carnegiea, native to the Sonoran Desert and characterized by its "arms".

Explanation

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Phrases with Saguaro

  1. Desmometopa saguaro
  2. species Desmometopa saguaro

Printed books with definitions for Saguaro

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Google previewThe Woody Plant Seed Manual (2008)

by F. T. Bonner

Saguaro is an arborescent, sometimes branched, stem succulent that reaches 10 m in height. It is found...

Saguaro is an important component of the communities where it occurs, providing food and shelter to a host of desert animals. Its wood ...

Google previewAnnual Report of the Department of the Interior (1916)

by United States. Dept. of the Interior

The saguaro is that variety of cactus which grows in a cylindrical form to a height of 30 or 35 feet, with from one to a dozen branches of the same character from the main stalk, generally near the top. There are also within the tract prehistoric ...

Google previewAnnual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1912)

(The saguaro is a tree having a green trunk, watery, rather high, and uniformly round, and straight from foot to top, with rows of large spines from above downward; it usually has two or three branches of the same character, which look like arms ...

Google previewAnnual Report (1916)

by United States. Dept. of the Interior

The saguaro is that variety of cactus which grows in a cylindrical form to a height of 30 or 35 feet, with from one to a dozen branches of the same character from the main stalk, generally near the top. There are also within the tract prehistoric ...

Google previewFrequently Asked Questions about the Saguaro (2003)

by Janice Emily Bowers

The Saguaro is a cactus that belongs to the plant family Cactaceae. Cacti are distinguished by several traits, including succulent branches and clustered spines produced from circular patches called areoles. Saguaros belong to the subfamily ...

Google previewReports of the Department of the Interior (1916)

by United States. Dept. of the Interior

The saguaro is that variety of cactus which grows in a cylindrical form to a height of 30 or 35 feet, with from one to a dozen branches of the same character from the main stalk, generally near the top. There are also within the tract prehistoric ...

Google previewBiology (2016)

Biology, Biology by CTI Reviews

The saguaro is an arborescent (treelike) cactus species in the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over 20 meters (~70 ft) tall. It is native to the Sonoran Desert in the U.S. state of Arizona, the Mexican state of Sonora, and the ...

Google previewAnnual Report of the Secretary of the Interior for the Fiscal Year ... (1916)

by United States. Dept. of the Interior

The saguaro is that variety of cactus which grows in a cylindrical form to a height of 30 or 35 feet, with from one to a dozen branches of the same character from the main stalk, generally near the top. There are also within the tract prehistoric ...

Google previewUnderstanding Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The saguaro is an arborescent (treelike) cactus species in the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over 20 meters (~70 ft) tall. It is native to the Sonoran Desert in the U.S. state of Arizona, the Mexican state of Sonora, and the ...

Google previewCreating Interactive Fiction with Inform 7, 1st Edition (2010)

by Aaron Reed

The following line would be equivalent to what we wrote above : A tall Saguaro is a fixed in place thing in Middle of Nowhere. One of the easiest ...

Google previewBackroads of Arizona - Second Edition (2016)

Along the Byways to Breathtaking Landscapes and Quirky Small Towns by Jim Hinckley

Opposite: A crested saguaro is a rare find, even in the southern deserts dominated by forests of these towering giants. In historic Tombstone, a team and coach still stir the. To the north of Burro Creek, at the top of a long grade, is the proverbial ...

Google previewEasy English Grammar

by Dr Shalini Verma

saguaro is the planta Question ...

Google previewBotany (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The saguaro is an arborescent (treelike) cactus species in the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over 20 meters (~70 ft) tall. It is native to the Sonoran Desert in the U.S. state of Arizona, the Mexican state of Sonora, and the ...

Google previewBiology, The Dynamic Science, Volume 2, Units 3, 4 and 7 (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The saguaro is an arborescent (treelike) cactus species in the monotypic genus Carnegiea ...

Google previewStrange! Plants (2013)

Level 3 by Katharine Kenah

The saguaro is the largest cactus in the United States.

Google previewAnnual Reports of the Department of the Interior ... [with Accompanying Documents] (1916)

by United States. Dept. of the Interior

The saguaro is that variety of cactus which grows in a cylindrical form to a height of 30 or 35 feet, with from one to a dozen branches of the same character from the main stalk, generally near the top. There are also within the tract prehistoric ...

Google previewPrinciples of Ecological Landscape Design (2016)

Land management, Horticulture and gardening by CTI Reviews

The saguaro is an arborescent (treelike) cactus species in the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over 20 meters (~70 ft) tall. It is native to the Sonoran Desert in the U.S. state of Arizona, the Mexican state of Sonora, and the ...

Google previewBiology, Organisms and Adaptations (2016)

Biology, Biology by CTI Reviews

The saguaro is an arborescent (treelike) cactus species in the.

Google previewWriter's Guide to Places (2003)

by Don Prues, Jack Heffron

The saguaro is the largest American cactus. • Arizona contains more Native American reservation land — 38 percent — than does any other state. Oraibi, founded by the Hopi, is the oldest Native American settlement in the United States.

Google previewBiological Science (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The saguaro is an arborescent (treelike) cactus species in the monotypic genus Carnegiea, which can grow to be over 20 meters (~70 ft) tall. It is native to the Sonoran Desert in the U.S. state of Arizona, the Mexican state of Sonora, and the ...

Google previewYour Guide to the National Parks of the South (2017)

Hot Springs, Big Bend, Guadalupe Mountains, Carlsbad Caverns, Petrified Forest, and Saguaro by Michael Joseph Oswald

Saguaro Cactus Saguaro is an icon of the American southwest and giant of the Sonoran Desert. Almost human-like, the saguaro stands tall, towering above the arid and rocky ground, arms extended in a welcoming manner. These are the ...

Google previewFolkways (1906)

A Study of the Sociological Importance of Usages, Manners, Customs, Mores, and Morals by William Graham Sumner

The saguaro is a monstrosity in fact as well as in appearance, — a product of miscegenation between plant and animal, probably depending for its form of life history, if not for its very existence, on its commensals."2 The Seri protect pelicans ...

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Scrabble value of S1A1G2U1A1R1O1

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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