genus Biscutella

noun
genus of Eurasian herbs and small shrubs: buckler mustard
Syn: ↑Biscutella
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑buckler mustard, ↑Biscutalla laevigata

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  • Biscutella — n. a genus off Eurasian herbs and small shrubs: buckler mustard. Syn: genus Biscutella. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Biscutella — taxobox regnum = Plantae image caption = Biscutella laevigata unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Biscutella | Biscutella is a genus of about 46… …   Wikipedia

  • Biscutella rotgesii — taxobox name = Lunetière de Rotgès status = CR status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Brassicales familia = Brassicaceae genus = Biscutella species = B.… …   Wikipedia

  • Biscutella — noun genus of Eurasian herbs and small shrubs: buckler mustard • Syn: ↑genus Biscutella • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Biscutella — Buckler Buc kler, n. [OE. bocler, OF. bocler, F. bouclier, a shield with a boss, from OF. bocle, boucle, boss. See {Buckle}, n.] 1. A kind of shield, of various shapes and sizes, worn on one of the arms (usually the left) for protecting the front …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dilleniid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑Capparis, ↑genus Capparis, ↑genus Cleome, ↑Cleome, ↑C …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brassicaceae — noun a large family of plants with four petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives • Syn: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑family Brassicaceae, ↑mustard family • Derivationally related… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cruciferae — noun a large family of plants with four petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives • Syn: ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae, ↑family Brassicaceae, ↑mustard family • Derivationally related… …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Brassicaceae — noun a large family of plants with four petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives • Syn: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae, ↑mustard family • Derivationally related forms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Cruciferae — noun a large family of plants with four petaled flowers; includes mustards, cabbages, broccoli, turnips, cresses, and their many relatives • Syn: ↑Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae, ↑family Brassicaceae, ↑mustard family • Derivationally related forms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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