Hibiscus moschatus

noun
bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus
Hypernyms: ↑mallow
Member Holonyms: ↑Abelmoschus, ↑genus Abelmoschus

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  • Hibiscus moschatus — Musk Musk (m[u^]sk), n. [F. musc, L. muscus, Per. musk, fr. Skr. mushka testicle, orig., a little mouse. See {Mouse}, and cd. {Abelmosk}, {Muscadel}, {Muscovy duck}, {Nutmeg}.] 1. A substance of a reddish brown color, and when fresh of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • HIBISCUS ABELMOSCHUS L. - АМБРЕТ, АБЕЛЬМОШ — см. 620. Однолетнее растение. Н. abelmoschus L. Амбрет, Абельмош Sp. pl. (1753) 696. Burkill (1935) 1163. Берлянд (1936) 178. Иванова (1945) 89. Wealth of India 5 (1959) 75. S y n. H. flavescens Cav.; Abelmoschus moschatus Medic.; H. moschatus… …   Справочник растений

  • Hibiscus moscheutos — Hibiscus moscheotus Hibiscus moscheutos L. Incorrectamente llamado Abelmoschus moschatus. Planta de la familia de las Malváceas, originaria de la India; florece en verano y sus flores son vistosas, de color blanco o rosa. La parte utilizada de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hibiscus — (H. Tourn., Ketmie, L.), mit fünfspaltigem Kelche, fünf bis vielspaltiger Kelchhülle, fünf Blumenblättern, vielen Staubgefäßen, fünfspaltigem Griffel, vom Kelche umgebener fünffächeriger, mehrsamiger, fünfklappiger Kapsel; Arten: Senegalische… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hibiscus abelmoschus — muskusinė ybiškė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Dedešvinių šeimos vaistinis kultūrinis augalas (Abelmoschus moschatus), naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams) gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Abelmoschus moschatus; Hibiscus abelmoschus angl.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Abelmoschus moschatus —   Hibisco …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mimulus moschatus — Musk Musk (m[u^]sk), n. [F. musc, L. muscus, Per. musk, fr. Skr. mushka testicle, orig., a little mouse. See {Mouse}, and cd. {Abelmosk}, {Muscadel}, {Muscovy duck}, {Nutmeg}.] 1. A substance of a reddish brown color, and when fresh of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ovibos moschatus — Musk Musk (m[u^]sk), n. [F. musc, L. muscus, Per. musk, fr. Skr. mushka testicle, orig., a little mouse. See {Mouse}, and cd. {Abelmosk}, {Muscadel}, {Muscovy duck}, {Nutmeg}.] 1. A substance of a reddish brown color, and when fresh of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abelmoschus moschatus — noun bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus • Syn: ↑abelmosk, ↑musk mallow, ↑Hibiscus moschatus • Hypernyms: ↑mallow • Member Holonyms: ↑Abelmoschus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abelmoschus moschatus — Abelmosk A bel*mosk , n. [NL. abelmoschus, fr. Ar. abu l misk father of musk, i. e., producing musk. See {Musk}. (or Ar. [.h]abb al mosk, musk seed RHUD 1.3] (Bot.) An evergreen shrub ({Abelmoschus moschatus} formerly {Hibiscus moschatus}), of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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