genus Aleurites

noun
candlenut
Syn: ↑Aleurites
Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Euphorbiaceae, ↑family Euphorbiaceae, ↑spurge family
Member Meronyms:

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  • Aleurites — Taxobox name = Aleurites image width = 240px image caption = Aleurites moluccana (Candlenut) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Malpighiales familia = Euphorbiaceae subfamilia = Crotonoideae tribus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Aleurites — noun candlenut • Syn: ↑genus Aleurites • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Euphorbiaceae, ↑family Euphorbiaceae, ↑spurge family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aleurites — ID 2222 Symbol Key ALEUR Common Name aleurites Family Euphorbiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Aleurites fordii — noun Chinese tree bearing seeds that yield tung oil • Syn: ↑tung tree, ↑tung, ↑tung oil tree • Hypernyms: ↑angiospermous tree, ↑flowering tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Aleurites, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aleurites moluccana — noun large tree native to southeastern Asia; the nuts yield oil used in varnishes; nut kernels strung together are used locally as candles • Syn: ↑candlenut, ↑varnish tree • Hypernyms: ↑angiospermous tree, ↑flowering tree • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aleurites moluccana — ID 2223 Symbol Key ALMO2 Common Name Indian walnut Family Euphorbiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit Tree Durat …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Aleurites moluccana var. katoi — ID 2226 Symbol Key ALMOK2 Common Name N/A Family Euphorbiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, HI, PR, VI Growth Habit Tree …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • rosid dicot genus — noun a genus of dicotyledonous plants • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑Connarus, ↑genus Connarus, ↑Arachis, ↑genus Arachis, ↑Brya, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Imshaugia aleurites — ID 42397 Symbol Key IMAL60 Common Name imshaugia lichen Family Parmeliaceae Category Lichen Division Ascomycota US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit Lichenous …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • tung tree — noun Chinese tree bearing seeds that yield tung oil • Syn: ↑tung, ↑tung oil tree, ↑Aleurites fordii • Hypernyms: ↑angiospermous tree, ↑flowering tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Aleurites …   Useful english dictionary

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