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Definition of the noun ficus
What does ficus mean as a name of something?
noun - plural:
- ficus: ficus / ficuses (less preferred form)
- Ficus: -
- large genus of tropical trees or shrubs or climbers including fig trees
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Ficus: genus Ficus
- 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: family Moraceae / Moraceae / mulberry family = trees or shrubs having a milky juice
- fig tree = any moraceous tree of the tropical genus Ficus
- Florida strangler fig / strangler fig / Ficus aurea / golden fig / wild fig = a strangler tree native to southern Florida and West Indies
- Ficus sycomorus / mulberry fig / sycamore fig / sycamore = thick-branched wide-spreading tree of Africa and adjacent southwestern Asia often buttressed with branches rising from near the ground; produces cluster of edible but inferior figs on short leafless twigs
Alternative definition of the noun ficus
- [botany] A plant belonging to the genus Ficus, including the rubber plant.
Phrases with Ficus
Phrases starting with the word Ficus:
- Ficus Aoa
- Ficus Gul
- Ficus Sur
- Ficus Alba
- Ficus Bubu
- Ficus Kaba
- Ficus Ngii
- Ficus nota
- Ficus Nuda
- Ficus Toka
- Ficus Ulei
- Ficus Acuta
- Ficus Akaie
- Ficus Amara
- Ficus Ampla
- Ficus Atrox
- ficus aurea
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ficus
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Handbook of Flowering (1989)
by Abraham H. Halevy
Despite its large size, Ficus is a natural genus, distinguished by the unique structure of its inflorescence and the manner of its pollination ( = blastophagy), which involves various wasps of the family Agaonidae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) ...
Sarawak Studies by David Roubik, Shoko Sakai, Abang A. Hamid Karim
Ficus is a species-rich genus (Berg 1989). However, especially remarkable is the diversity of fig species that coexist in local assemblages. Whether in the Neotropics, Africa, or the Indo- Australian region, Ficus is ...
by CTI Reviews
Ficus: Ficus is a genus of about 850 species of woody trees, shrubs, vines, epiphytes, and hemiepiphyte in the family Moraceae. Collectively known as fig trees or figs, they are native throughout the tropics with a few species extending into the ...
by Richard Brookes
Ficus is a fitjhy Excrescence like a Fig ; it grows about the A- nus, and also on the Pudenda in Women. Sometimes they adhere to the Eyes, Eye-lids, Tongue, and Chin. Ma Rise a is a Kind of fungous Excrescence, soft and indolent, and grows ...
Ficus is a research project at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), which is a distributed file system that uses replication and optimistic concurrency control . The system allows any replica of a file to be updated at ...
by Margaret Steentoft
Ficus is an inland genus, apart from areas where forest-savanna mosaic occurs near the coast. Morus (L. mulberry). M. mesozygia, African mulberry, is the only West African species. The introduced mulberries (M. alba and M. nigra) are rarely ...
by Geological Survey (U.S.)
The genus Ficus is an exceedingly large one, with hundreds of living and fossil species of a great variety of habitats, though confined in the existing flora to warm temperate and tropical regions. Its ancestry goes back to the Cretaceous, and it ...
by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant
The ficus is the point to which the converging rays are directed. Sources of Light. — Light is emitted from the sun, the fixed stars, and other luminous bodies. It is produced by percussion, during clectrisation, combustion, and in various other ...
Eleventh International Conference on Computer Communication, Genova, Italy, 1992 : Proceedings of the Conference by Roberto Parodi
Ficus is a scalable distributed file system undergoing development at UCLA. The design uses a stackable layers architectural paradigm and an optimistic approach to file replication. Each layer provides a small set of services and a ...
The Ficus is a very accommodating plant and stands house treatment well ordinarily. If the plant had been on the veranda in Summer and early Fall, and had been taken inside as cooler weather came, and when only a little fire was used, and ...
by G. Rehm
BR nhandiroba f fève de Saint Ignace s nacha, necha, secua 1020 Ficus auriculata Loui.
IND timbal, tunla, tirmal p figueira brava 1022 Ficus carica L. e common fig f figuier commun g Eßfeigenbaum p figueira s higo ...
Medical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)
FICATIO, Ficus. FICICION, Physician. FI'COID, Fl'coi' des ...
The Gardeners Dictionary (1754)
Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving All Sorts of Trees, Plants, and Flowers, for the Kitchen, Fruit, and Pleasure Gardens; as Also Those which are Used in Medicine. With Directions for the Culture of Vineyards, and Making of Wine in England. In which Likewise are Included the Practical Parts of Husbandry by Philip Miller
Ficus sativa, frame violaceo longo, intus rubente. Tourn. The long blue Fig. 2. Ficus Jativa, sruclu oblongo albo melliflao. Tourn. The long white Fig. 3. Ficus sativa, sruclu pra-coci albido sugaci. Tourn. The early white Fig, by some fairly call'd ...
Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller
The genus Ficus Adam's. Musa paradisiaca Balsam, of the W.
The Botanist's and Gardener's New Dictionary; in which is Also Comprised, A Gardener's Calendar ... and to which is Prefixed an Introduction to the Linnæan System of Botany (1763)
by James WHEELER (Gardener at Gloucester.)
FICUS, the Fig-tree. Characters. This is a genus of the order of the trioecia,belongingto the polygamia class of plants ; order z. of class ...
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All about Mr. Ficus
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Babes Bolyai paleontology museum
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A seedling of the Bodhi Tree
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- Opuntia ficus
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- Freddy Ficus III
May he last where Freddy Ficus II didn't
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- Thrips infesting Ficus tree
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- Pedro J. Morales ficus, after
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- Raindrop on Ficus
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Scrabble value of F4I1C3U1S1
The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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