genus Cassia

noun
some genus Cassia species often classified as members of the genus Senna or genus Chamaecrista
Syn: ↑Cassia
Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae
Member Meronyms: ↑cassia

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  • cassia — /kash euh, kas ee euh/, n. 1. Also called cassia bark, Chinese cinnamon. a variety of cinnamon derived from the cassia bark tree. 2. any of numerous plants, trees, and shrubs belonging to the genus Cassia, of the legume family, several species of …   Universalium

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  • Cassia aldabrensis — NOTOC Taxobox status = VU status system = iucn2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida subclassis = Rosidae unranked ordo = Eurosids I ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Caesalpinioideae tribus = Cassieae… …   Wikipedia

  • genus Senna — noun genus of shrubs and trees and herbs many of which are often classified as members of the genus Cassia • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae • Member Meronyms: ↑senna, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cassia aubrevillei — Taxobox status = VU status system = iucn2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida subclassis = Rosidae unranked ordo = Eurosids I ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Caesalpinioideae tribus = Cassieae genus …   Wikipedia

  • cassia — /ˈkæsiə / (say kaseeuh) noun 1. a variety of cinnamon (cassia bark) from the tree Cinnamomum cassia, of southern China. 2. the tree itself. 3. any of the herbs, shrubs, and trees constituting the genus Cassia, as the golden shower tree. 4. a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cassia artensis — Taxobox status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae genus = Cassia species = C. artensis binomial = Cassia artensis binomial authority = (Montr.) Beauv.… …   Wikipedia

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