titi family

noun
shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and small white flowers in racemes: genera Cyrilla and Cliftonia
Hypernyms: ↑dicot, ↑dicotyledon, ↑magnoliopsid, ↑exogen
Member Holonyms: ↑Sapindales, ↑order Sapindales
Member Meronyms: ↑genus Cyrilla, ↑Cliftonia, ↑genus Cliftonia

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  • family Cyrilliaceae — noun shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and small white flowers in racemes: genera Cyrilla and Cliftonia • Syn: ↑Cyrilliaceae, ↑cyrilla family, ↑titi family • Hypernyms: ↑dicot, ↑dicotyledon, ↑magnoliopsid, ↑exogen …   Useful english dictionary

  • Titi (disambiguation) — Titi can refer to: * New World monkeys of the genus Callicebus * The Māori name for the Sooty Shearwater ( Puffinus griseus ), a medium large shearwater in the seabird family Procellariidae * Cliftonia monophylla , a tree * Cyrilla racemiflora ,… …   Wikipedia

  • titi — ☆ titi1 [tīt′ī, tēt′ē ] n. [< ?] a small tree (Cliftonia monophylla) of a family (Cyrillaceae, order Ericales) of evergreen, dicotyledonous trees and shrubs, with white or pinkish flowers, found in the S U.S. titi2 [tē tē′] n. [Sp tití <… …   English World dictionary

  • Titi — Taxobox name = TitisMSW3 Groves|pages=141 146] image caption = Coppery Titi ( C. cupreus ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Primates subordo = Haplorrhini familia = Pitheciidae subfamilia = Callicebinae subfamilia… …   Wikipedia

  • titi — I. /ˈtiti/ (say teetee) noun (plural titis) any of various small reddish or greyish monkeys of the genus Callicebus of South America. {from a Native American language; origin uncertain} II. /ˈtiti/ (say teetee) noun (plural titis) any of the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Titi Fosi — Supporters du Paris Saint Germain Les supporters du Paris Saint Germain Football Club encouragent et soutiennent le club de football français du PSG. Ce club étant le seul club de football d Île de France à jouer en Ligue 1 et du fait de la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • titi — I. noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1827 1. a tree (Cliftonia monophylla of the family Cyrillaceae) of the southeastern United States with leathery leaves and racemes of fragrant white flowers 2. leatherwood 2 II. noun Etymology: American… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • titi — titi1 /tee tee /, n., pl. titis. any of various small reddish or grayish monkeys of the genus Callicebus, of South America. [1820 30, Amer.; < AmerSp] titi2 /tee tee, tuy tuy/, n., pl. titis. a shrub or small tree of the southern U.S., Cliftonia… …   Universalium

  • titi — I ti•ti [[t]tiˈti[/t]] n. pl. tis mam any of various small reddish or grayish monkeys of the genus Callicebus, of South America • Etymology: 1820–30, amer.; < AmerSp II ti•ti [[t]ˈti ti, ˈtaɪ taɪ[/t]] n. pl. tis pln a North American shrub or… …   From formal English to slang

  • List of trees and shrubs by taxonomic family — The following is a list of trees and shrubs of high notoriety. Taxonomic families for the following trees and shrubs are listed in alphabetical order, likewise the genera and closely related species.=GYMNOSPERMS= =CONIFERS= Araucariaceae: The… …   Wikipedia

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