genus Castanea

noun
chestnuts; chinkapins
Syn: ↑Castanea
Hypernyms: ↑hamamelid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Fagaceae, ↑family Fagaceae, ↑beech family
Member Meronyms:

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  • Castanea — noun chestnuts; chinkapins • Syn: ↑genus Castanea • Hypernyms: ↑hamamelid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Fagaceae, ↑family Fagaceae, ↑beech family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Castanea mollissima — Chinese Chestnut Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Castanea pumila — Allegheny chinquapin or chinkapin Leaves and flowers of Allegheny Chinkapin Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Castanea crenata — noun a spreading tree of Japan that has a short trunk • Syn: ↑Japanese chestnut • Hypernyms: ↑chestnut, ↑chestnut tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Castanea, ↑genus Castanea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Castanea dentata — noun large tree found from Maine to Alabama • Syn: ↑American chestnut, ↑American sweet chestnut • Hypernyms: ↑chestnut, ↑chestnut tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Castanea, ↑genus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Castanea mollissima — noun a small tree with small sweet nuts; wild or naturalized in Korea and China • Syn: ↑Chinese chestnut • Hypernyms: ↑chestnut, ↑chestnut tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Castanea, ↑genus Castanea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Castanea ozarkensis — noun shrubby tree closely related to the Allegheny chinkapin but with larger leaves; southern midwestern United States • Syn: ↑Ozark chinkapin, ↑Ozark chinquapin, ↑chinquapin • Hypernyms: ↑chestnut, ↑chestnut tree • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Castanea pumila — noun shrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nuts • Syn: ↑Allegheny chinkapin, ↑eastern chinquapin, ↑chinquapin, ↑dwarf chestnut • Hypernyms: ↑chestnut, ↑chestnut tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Castanea dentata — ID 15868 Symbol Key CADE12 Common Name American chestnut Family Fagaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, NC,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Castanea mollissima — ID 15870 Symbol Key CAMO83 Common Name Chinese chestnut Family Fagaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, DC, FL, GA, IL, KY, MA, NC, PA, RI, TN Growth Habit Tree …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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