Pieris

noun
1. decorative evergreen shrubs of woody vines
Syn: ↑genus Pieris
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ericaceae, ↑family Ericaceae, ↑heath family
Member Meronyms:
2. type genus of the Pieridae
Syn: ↑genus Pieris
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Pieridae, ↑family Pieridae
Member Meronyms: ↑small white, ↑Pieris rapae, ↑large white, ↑Pieris brassicae, ↑cabbageworm

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  • PIERIS — apud Plin. loc. cit. urbs Macedoniae, quae Pieria alias; item mons Thessaliae, qui alias Pierius. Sic Graeci et Πιερίδα et Πιερίαν montem appellant, ut apud Strabonem videre est. Salmas. ad Solin. p. 152 …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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