Albizzia julibrissin

noun
attractive domed or flat-topped Asiatic tree having bipinnate leaves and flowers with long silky stamens
Hypernyms: ↑albizzia, ↑albizia

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  • Albizzia Julibrissin — Silk Silk, n. [OE. silk, selk, AS. seolc, seoloc; akin to Icel. silki, SW. & Dan. silke; prob. through Slavic from an Oriental source; cf. Lith. szilkai, Russ. shelk , and also L. sericum Seric stuff, silk. Cf. {Sericeous}. {Serge} a woolen stuff …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Albizzia julibrissin — …   Википедия

  • albizzia — noun any of numerous trees of the genus Albizia • Syn: ↑albizia • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑silk tree, ↑Albizia julibrissin, ↑Albizzia julibrissin, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • julibrissin — ● julibrissin nom masculin Très bel arbuste de Provence (mimosacée du genre albizzia), aux fleurs blanches et soyeuses. (Noms usuels arbre de soie, acacia de Constantinople.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Albizzia — Durazz., Gattung der Leguminosen, unbewehrte Bäume oder Sträucher mit doppelt gefiederten Blättern und zahlreichen kleinen oder wenigen großen Blättchen, weißen, gelben oder roten Blüten in kugeligen Köpfchen oder zylindrischen Ähren und breiten …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Albizzia — Albizia Albizia …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Albizia julibrissin — Arbre à soie Albizia …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Albizia julibrissin — This page is about the tree described by Antonio Durazzini. John Gilbert Baker used the same scientific name to refer to Prain s Albizia kalkora, the Mimosa kalkora of William Roxburgh. Persian Silk Tree Habitus …   Wikipedia

  • Albizia julibrissin —   Árbol de la seda Acacia de Constantinopla …   Wikipedia Español

  • Albizia julibrissin — noun attractive domed or flat topped Asiatic tree having bipinnate leaves and flowers with long silky stamens • Syn: ↑silk tree, ↑Albizzia julibrissin • Hypernyms: ↑albizzia, ↑albizia …   Useful english dictionary

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