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Definition of the noun cactaceae

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noun - plural: -

  1. constituting the order Opuntiales

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Google previewProceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science (1892)

by Indiana Academy of Science

To give an accurate and satisfactory history of this genus or any of the genera of Cactaceae is a very difficult thing, because of the meager descriptions and the scarcity of early literature. Taking 1753 (the date of the first edition of Linnaeus' ...

Google previewPlant Geography of Chile (2011)

by Andres Moreira-Munoz

With representatives ranging from minute spiny dwarf cacti of a couple centimetres in diameter to the majestic columns of the Arizona giant saguaro, the Cactaceae is the second largest family of angiosperms almost exclusively restricted to the ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Cactaceae. Origins: The genera Lobivia and Rebutia. Lobivia. Britton. &. Rose. Cactaceae. Origins: The anagram of Bolivia. Lobiviopsis. Fric. Cactaceae. Origins: Resembling Lobivia.

Google previewDictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America (2013)

Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette

Cactaceae M SC SE South America (Peru, Brazil: Mato Grosso, Piauí to São Paulo; Paraguay, N Argentina, Uruguay) S [M] xer [hyg] calc dr (juice: to clean wounds and stop bleeding; pulp: antiscorbutic, cardiotonic, healing, vermifuge) ex ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1848)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

Order, Cactaceae. MAMMILLARY, mam'mil-la-re, a. (mammilla, Lat.) Relating to the paps. In Mineralogy, having the surface studded with mammillated protuberances. MAMMILLATED, mam"mil-lay-ted, a. Having small nipples, or little globes ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1849)

Embracing All Terms Used in Art, Science, and Literature by John Craig (Lexicographer)

CACTAcEAE, kak-ta 'se-e, s. (cactus, one of the genera.) The Indian Figs, a natural order of epigynous Exogens, consisting of stems usually angular or two- edged, and without leaves, or, when present, fleshy, smooth, and entire, or spinelike.

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns: Outlines of the morphology, natural history, classification, geographical distribution and economic uses of the phanerogams and ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Alhagi, Acanthophyllum, Acantholi- mon, Astragalus, Euphorbia, Cactaceae, &c. The thorns are probably useful as protections against animals, especially in the more succulent species.

Google previewA Manual and Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1897)

by John Christopher Willis

Alhagi, Acanthophyllum, Acantholi- mon, Astragalus, Euphorbia, Cactaceae, &c. The thorns are probably useful as protections against animals, especially in the more succulent species.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fruit and Nuts (2008)

by Jules Janick, Robert E. Paull

Ethnobotany and the process of domestication of the xoconochtli Stenocereus stellatus (Cactaceae) in the Tehuacán Valley and La Mixteca Baja, Mexico. Economic Botany ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Gardening (1913)

by Walter Page Wright

Cactaceae).—See Cactus. Echinops, Globe Thistle (echi-nops, from cchinos, hedgehog, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica (1902)

by John Henry Clarke

Cactaceae. Tincture of flowers of O. vulg. Tincture of stems of O. s. a. Clinical. — Diarrhoea. Nausea. Priapism. Spleen, pains in. Characteristics. — Two kinds of " Prickly pear " have been proved — Opun. vulg. and Opun. alba spina. Burdick ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Cactaceae. 2 northeastern Brazil Tacitus Moran = Graptopetalum Rose. Crassulaceae Tacoanthus Baill. 1890.

Google previewDictionary of Marine Natural Products with CD-ROM (2007)

by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro

Dicots; Avicenniaceae Dicots; Basellaceae Dicots; Berberidaceae Dictos; Betulaceae Dicots; Bignoniaceae Dicots; Bixaceae Dicots; Bombacaceae Dicots; Boraginaceae Dicots; Bruniaceae Dicots; Burseraceae Dicots; Cactaceae Dicots; ...

Google previewJohnson's Gardener's Dictionary (1894)

by George William Johnson, Charles Henry Wright

Cactaceae.) Like the genus Mammillaria, this of Melocacti is encumbered by one-half too many names of species, founded on trifling variations, peculiar either to different ages of the same plants, or to accidental forms from seeds.

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