genus Andira

noun
small genus of evergreen trees of tropical America and western Africa
Syn: ↑Andira
Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Papilionoideae, ↑subfamily Papilionoideae
Member Meronyms: ↑angelim, ↑andelmin, ↑cabbage bark, ↑cabbage-bark tree, ↑cabbage tree, ↑Andira inermis

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  • Andira — n. 1. 1 small genus of evergreen trees of tropical America and West Africa. Syn: genus {Andira}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Andira inermis — This article is about tree. For the genus of macaw known as Guacamayo in Spanish, see Ara (genus). Cabbage tree Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms …   Wikipedia

  • Andira humilis — Taxobox name = Andira humilis regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Andira species = A. humilis binomial = Andira humilis binomial authority = Mart. ex Benth. Andira humilis… …   Wikipedia

  • Andira — noun small genus of evergreen trees of tropical America and western Africa • Syn: ↑genus Andira • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Papilionoideae, ↑subfamily Papilionoideae • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Andira — Taxobox regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Andira Andira is a genus of legume in the Fabaceae family. It contains the following species: * Andira galeottiana …   Wikipedia

  • Andira galeottiana — Taxobox status = VU | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Andira species = A. galeottiana binomial = Andira galeottiana binomial authority = Standley… …   Wikipedia

  • Andira — ID 3671 Symbol Key ANDIR Common Name andira Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, PR, VI Growth Habit N/A Dur …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Andira inermis — noun tree with shaggy unpleasant smelling toxic bark and yielding strong durable wood; bark and seeds used as a purgative and vermifuge and narcotic • Syn: ↑cabbage bark, ↑cabbage bark tree, ↑cabbage tree • Hypernyms: ↑angelim, ↑andelmin • Mem …   Useful english dictionary

  • Andira inermis — ID 3672 Symbol Key ANIN Common Name cabbagebark tree Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, PR, VI Growth Habit Tree Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Andira inermis — Partridge Par tridge (p[aum]r tr[i^]j), n. [OE. partriche, pertriche, OF. pertris, perdriz, F. perdrix, L. perdix, icis, fr. Gr. pe rdix.] (Zo[ o]l.) 1. Any one of numerous species of small gallinaceous birds of the genus {Perdix} and several… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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