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Definition of the noun colubrina

What does colubrina mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. mostly tropical American shrubs or small trees with small yellowish flowers and yellow or red fruits
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • synonym of Colubrina: genus Colubrina
    • more generic terms: dicot genus / magnoliopsid genus = genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
    • member of: buckthorn family / family Rhamnaceae / Rhamnaceae = trees and shrubs usually thorny bearing drupaceous fruit many having medicinal value
    • member: nakedwood = any of several small to medium-sized trees of Florida and West Indies with thin scaly bark and heavy dark heartwood

Phrases with Colubrina

Phrases starting with the word Colubrina:

  1. Colubrina Glabra
  2. Colubrina excelsa
  3. Colubrina greggii
  4. Colubrina Intorta
  5. Colubrina Obscura
  6. Colubrina Spinosa
  7. Colubrina stricta
  8. Colubrina urbanii
  9. Colubrina Viridis

Phrases ending with the word Colubrina:

  1. Cuba Colubrina
  2. genus colubrina
  3. Phlox colubrina
  4. Texas Colubrina
  5. Viola Colubrina
  6. Acacia Colubrina
  7. Anguis Colubrina
  8. Coffee Colubrina
  9. Mimosa Colubrina
  10. Muraena Colubrina
  11. Opuntia colubrina

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Colubrina

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Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1846)

by George William Johnson

colubrina is a climber. Half- ripe cuttings and seeds. Loam and sandy peat. Nux vomica is one of the species.

Google previewGazetteer of the Bombay Presidency (1886)

colubrina is a climbing shrub found in the South Konkan and Kanara.

Google previewGazetteer of the Bombay Presidency: Botany (1886)

colubrina is a climbing shrub found in ...

Google previewInternational Seminar on Mineral Processing Technology (MPT-2004) (2004)

19-21 February 2004 by G. V. Rao, Vibhuti N. Misra

Strychnos colubrina is a medicinal plant and taxonomically classified as a member of family loganiaceae. A preliminary test was carried out to find out whether the biomass (dead) is capable of binding any metal. A set of nine metals selected ...

Google previewCinematic Quests for Identity (2015)

The Hero's Encounter with the Beast by Maria Garcia

(Colubrina is a flowering tree found in the Caribbean and Central America.) The cat and the snake are creatures of the southern realms. That direction, in all senses, marks descent—“south” is the place of untamed things, of hell, and of the ...

Google previewReef and Rainforest (2010)

by Michael McCoy

Right: The Banded Sea Krait Laticauda colubrina is a common inhabitant of shallow coral reefs in the western South Pacific—though it only rarely occurs in Australian waters as an occasional waif. This one is from Guadalcanal, Solomons .

Google previewReptiles and Amphibians of the Pacific Islands (2013)

A Comprehensive Guide by George R. Zug

colubrina is a coastal species reported from Myanmar and Southeast Asia through the Sundas to northern Australia and eastward into the Pacific. Its Pacific distribution is spotty: it is found ...

Google previewFlorida Ethnobotany (2004)

by Daniel F. Austin

Colubrina is a genus with rampant taxonomic uncertainty.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

Anadenanthera colubrina var. colubrina ...

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

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

e f o 3297 Colubrina Rich. ex Brongn. Rhamnaceae Colubrina Montandon Macrorhamnus Baill. e colubrina; nakedwood f colubrine o ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Invasive Species: From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels [2 volumes] (2011)

From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn

Also known as: Latherleaf, common colubrina, Asian snakeroot, Indian snakewood, wild coffee, Asian nakedwood Scientific name: Colubrina asiatica Synonyms: Ceanothus asiaticus, C. capsularis, Celastrus sepiarius, Rhamnus asiatica, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1893)

by Sir George Watt

colubrina,. Linn.;. Fl. Br. Ind.,. IV.,. 87. ,□. Lcganiace.s:. Syn. — S. bicirrhosa,'L« cA.; S. minor, Blume. Vern. — Kuchila lata, Hind. & Beng.; MSdira-kaniram, Mal ( S.P.) ; Goagari-lakei, Bomb.; Kdjar-wel, Mar.; Ndga-musadi, kousu kandira, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: pt. 1. Pachyrhizus to Rye. pt. 2. Sabadilla to Silica. pt. 3. Silk to Tea. pt. 4. Tectona to Zygophillum (1893)

by Sir George Watt

colubrina,. Linn.: Fl. Br. Ind.,. IV.,. 87. ,□. Loganiace*:. Syn. — S. BiciRRHOSA,'£ ewA.,- S. minor, Blume. Vern. — Kuchila lata, Hind. & Beng.; M6dira-kaniram, Mal (S.P.) j Goagari-lakei, Bomb.; Kdjar-wel, Mar.j Ndga-musadi, kousu kandira, ...

Google previewPhytochemical Dictionary of the Leguminosae (1994)

by Frank Bisby

Anadenanthera colubrina var. cebil ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Substances (2014)

by Richard Rudgley

colubrina) both have hallucinogenic properties and have been widely used to make powerful psychoactive snuffs in American Indian cultures. A. peregrina isfound in ...

Google previewChemical Dictionary of Economic Plants (2001)

by Jeffrey B. Harborne, Herbert Baxter

The related Anadenanthera colubrina is used for the same purposes in central South America. Cuebra borrachera 639 Brugmansia aurea ( Solanaceae).

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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

Colubrina Rich. ex Brongn.

Google previewThe American Encyclopædic Dictionary (1897)

by S. J. Herrtage, John A. Williams, Robert Hunter

colubrina— a plant, called also bryonia and dracontia. This is not the modern botanical use of the word.] Bot.: A genus of plantsj order Rnamnaceaa. Colubrina ferment urn, a native of Guinea, is called Fermented Snake-wood. Its bitter ...

Google previewA New Medical Dictionary Or General Repository of Physic Etc. (with Fig.)- London, Johnson 1775 (1775)

COLUBRINUM, called colubrinum lignum, radix colubrina, nux vomica minor Moliccana, modira caniram, nux vomica altera, folanum arborescens Indicum, and snake weed tree. It is the wood of the trees on which the nux vomica grows, and of ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

COLUBRINA. COLUBRIXE— COLUMBITE. Newton's seven primitive colours. Substantive colours, in Dyeing, such colours as unite immediately with the material to be dyed without a mordant. In Heraldry, the colours are thus distinguished ...

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Small photo of A Banded sea snake (Laticuada colubrina) dives towards a coral reef in Raja Ampat, Indonesia, where it will hunt for fish. This species is highly venomous. More...

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