Acorus calamus

perennial marsh plant having swordlike leaves and aromatic roots
Hypernyms: ↑marsh plant, ↑bog plant, ↑swamp plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Acorus, ↑genus Acorus
Substance Meronyms: ↑calamus oil
Part Meronyms: ↑calamus

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Acorus calamus — Calamus Cal a*mus, n.; pl. {Calami}. [L., a reed. See {Halm}.] 1. (Bot.) The indian cane, a plant of the Palm family. It furnishes the common rattan. See {Rattan}, and {Dragon s blood}. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A species of {Acorus} ({Acorus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acorus Calamus — Acorus Calamus, s. Kalmus …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Acorus calamus — Common Sweet Flag Sweet flag Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Acorus calamus —   Cálamo aromático …   Wikipedia Español

  • Acorus calamus — Kalmus Kalmus (Acorus calamus) Systematik Abteilung: Bedecktsamer (Magnoliophyta) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Acorus calamus — Acore odorant Acore odorant …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acorus calamus — balinis ajeras statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Ajerinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Acorus calamus), paplitęs pietvakarių Azijoje. Iš jo gaunamas eterinis aliejus. atitikmenys: lot. Acorus calamus angl. calamus; drug… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Acorus Calamus — Sweet Sweet, a. [Compar. {Sweeter}; superl. {Sweetest}.] [OE. swete, swote, sote, AS. sw[=e]te; akin to OFries. sw[=e]te, OS. sw[=o]ti, D. zoet, G. s[ u]ss, OHG. suozi, Icel. s[ae]tr, s[oe]tr, Sw. s[ o]t, Dan. s[ o]d, Goth. suts, L. suavis, for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acorus calamus — ID 1111 Symbol Key ACCA4 Common Name calamus Family Acoraceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Acorus calamus L. — Symbol ACCA4 Common Name calamus Botanical Family Acoraceae …   Scientific plant list

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