genus Naias


genus Naias
noun
sole genus of the family Naiadaceae
Syn: ↑Naias, ↑Najas, ↑genus Najas
Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadaceae, ↑family Naiadaceae, ↑Najadaceae, ↑family Najadaceae, ↑naiad family
Member Meronyms: ↑naiad, ↑water nymph

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  • Naias — noun sole genus of the family Naiadaceae • Syn: ↑genus Naias, ↑Najas, ↑genus Najas • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Najas — noun sole genus of the family Naiadaceae • Syn: ↑Naias, ↑genus Naias, ↑Najas • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Naias — may refer to: Naias a common alternative spelling of the aquatic plant genus Najas. Naias a fresh water nymph (Naiad) of Greek mythology. NAIAS an acronym for the North American International Auto Show. This disambiguation page lists articles… …   Wikipedia

  • liliopsid genus — noun genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑monocot genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot genus, ↑Juncus, ↑genus Juncus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • monocot genus — noun genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑liliopsid genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot genus, ↑Juncus, ↑genus Juncus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Egeria (genus) — Taxobox name = Egeria image width = 240px image caption = Egeria densa regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Alismatales familia = Hydrocharitaceae genus = Egeria genus authority = Planch. subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Najas — noun sole genus of the family Naiadaceae • Syn: ↑Naias, ↑genus Naias, ↑genus Najas • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Najas — prop. n. The sole genus of the family {Naiadaceae}. Syn: {Naias}, genus {Naias}, genus {Najas}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • water nymph — noun 1. a water lily having large leaves and showy fragrant flowers that float on the water; of temperate and tropical regions • Syn: ↑fragrant water lily, ↑pond lily, ↑Nymphaea odorata • Hypernyms: ↑water lily • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Naiadaceae — noun monotypic family of aquatic plants having narrow leaves and small flowers • Syn: ↑Naiadaceae, ↑Najadaceae, ↑family Najadaceae, ↑naiad family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family …   Useful english dictionary


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