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Definition of the noun usnea

What does usnea mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • usnea: usneas
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  1. widely distributed lichens usually having a greyish or yellow pendulous freely branched thallus

Alternative definition of the noun usnea

noun

  1. A lichen of the genus Usnea.

Group

Usnea is a musical group.

  • album: "Random Cosmic Violence"

Music

"Usnea" is a musical album of Usnea.

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Phrases with Usnea

  1. Usnea Dura
  2. Usnea Nana
  3. Usnea Alata
  4. Usnea Dalei
  5. Usnea Dubia
  6. Usnea Elata
  7. Usnea Ferox
  8. Usnea Firma
  9. Usnea freyi
  10. Usnea Fusca
  11. Usnea Gigas
  12. Usnea Halei
  13. Usnea hirta
  14. Usnea Lanea
  15. Usnea Lorea
  16. Usnea Lucea
  17. Usnea Lutea
  18. Usnea Major
  19. Usnea Mitis
  20. genus usnea

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Usnea

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Google previewThe Desktop Guide to Herbal Medicine (2009)

The Ultimate Multidisciplinary Reference to the Amazing Realm of Healing Plants, in a Quick-study, One-stop Guide: Easyread Super Large 18pt Edition by Brigitte Mars

Usnea is a gray-green lichen (part fungus, part algae) that grows primarily in cool , damp forests on the branches and trunks of apple, Douglas fir, oak, and pine trees, often in hilly regions. It can grow from a few inches to 3 feet in length and has ...

Google previewUnited States Medical Investigator (1882)

The headache demanding Usnea is a congestive headache produced by exhaustion and heat. Until a more thorough proving is made and practical tests nave verified its range of action, clinical tests must point out its uses. It is a remedy of ...

Google previewThe Poetry of He Zhu (1052-1125) (2007)

Genres, Contexts, and Creativity by Stuart Sargent

Usnea is a hanging moss.

Google previewT, UVWXYZ Versability (2016)

by Roger J. Maderia

Usnea is a lichen that may be gray. A vasculum is a box for botanical specimens. Verdure is a plants vivid green. Vernation is new leaves arranged in buds. Viscidity is leaf stickiness we've seen. Volvox is a freshwater algae. Volvas are fungal ...

Google previewThe Aromatherapy Encyclopedia (2009)

A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils: Easyread Super Large 24pt Edition by Carol Schiller

Usnea is a combination of algae and fungus and is also known as tree moss and beard moss. • Usnea has been used throughout the world for infections and to enhance immune system function, help with breathing congestion, urinary tract ...

Google previewPhilosophical Transactions, Giving Some Accompt of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours of the Ingenious in Many Considerable Parts of the World (1759)

It was before observed, that, in defect of these mosses, the black mane usnea is a substitute equally acceptable to those animals.

Google previewDictionary of Flavors (2017)

by Dolf De Rovira, Sr.

Usnea is a lichen found in North America and Europe hanging from trees that resembles an old man's beard, hence the nickname. Usnea contains usnic acid which has been the object of antibacterial study. Specifically it has been seen to ...

Google previewPhilosophical Transactions, Giving Some Account of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours of the Ingenious, in Many Considerable Parts of the World (1759)

It was before observed, that, in defe&t of these mosses, the black mane usnea is a substitute equally acceptable to those animals.

Google previewMoon Maine (2014)

by Hilary Nangle

Usnea is a familiar one; its common name, old man's beard, comes from its wispy strands that drip from the branches of spruce trees. The northern parula, a small blue, green, and yellow bird of the wood warbler family, weaves its ballshaped ...

Google previewSeeds from My Garden (2009)

by Ginger Schmidt

Usnea is a bearded lichen, however Spanish Moss, believed to be a lichen, is neither a moss nor a lichen, but rather a flowering plant. It is actually a bromeliad that grows hanging from tree branches. Spanish moss is an epiphyte (Greek “epi” ...

Google previewRosemary Gladstar's Herbs for the Home Medicine Chest (2012)

by Rosemary Gladstar

Usnea(Usnea. barbata). Parts used: lichens Benefits: It is odd that an herb so abundant and so useful was not used by modern American herbalists until just a few years ago. Usnea is the lichen that ...

Google previewAmerican Medicine (1922)

Usnea is the essence of the skull. Mummy is dried flesh. These, with human fat, make up the perfection ...

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica (1900)

by John Henry Clarke

Usnea barbata. Tree-hair. Tree-moss. N. 0. Lichenes. Tincture. Clinical.— Headache, congestive. Characteristics.— An article by M. B. in U. S. Med. Invest. (quoted New, Old, and Forgotten Remedies) gives an observation by the writer, who ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1902)

by John Henry Clarke

Usnea barbata. Tree-hair. Tree-moss. N. 0. Lichenes. Tincture. Hialeah— Headache, congestive. Characteristics-An article by M. B. in U. 8. Med. Invest. ( quoted New, Old, and Forgotten Remedies) gives an observation by the writer, who ate a ...

Google previewThe New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences (1888)

(based on Mayne's Lexicon) by Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick

The Usnea barbata. Xh arbor'eus pullus. (L. arboreta, pertaining to a tree; puUtu, dusky. F. lichen olivaire.) The Parmelia aquila and P. oli- vacea. Xi. ar*borum. (L. arbor, a tree.) The Slicta pulmonaeca. X,. barba'tus, Linn. (L. barbatus, bearded.) ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Alternative & Complementary Medicine (2010)

Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen

See Homeopathy usnea Usnea species, larch moss, old man's beard, niou hsi Herbal medicine Any of a family of lichens that contain usnic acid, which is believed to have antibacterial, immune stimulatory and muscle relaxing activity; lichens ...

Google previewA Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients (2010)

Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter

LEVULOSE •See Fructose LIATRIS •See Deer's Tongue Leaves LICHEN EXTRACT •Usnea barbata. Old Man's Beard. Usnea. Beard Lichen. The plant, which is a lichen growing on branches of trees, is used internally and externally for fungus ...

Google previewRÖMPP Encyclopedia Natural Products, 1st Edition, 2000 (2014)

by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich

Usnea [Usnic acidj Usnea canariensis [Canarione] Ustilago sphaerogena [Ferrichromes] Uvaria [ Annonaceous acetogenins] Uvaria acuminata [Annonaceous acetogenins] Uvaria narum ...

Google previewStedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing (2005)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

Turnera diffusa Tussilago farfara Ulmus rubra Uncaria tomentosa Urginea indica Urginea maritima Urtica dioica Usnea barbata Vaccinium macrocarpon Vaccinium myrtillus Vaccinium oxycoccos Vaccinium spp. Valeriana officinalis Vanilla ...

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Scrabble value of U1S1N1E1A1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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