genus Ceratonia

noun
carobs
Syn: ↑Ceratonia
Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae
Member Meronyms: ↑carob, ↑carob tree, ↑carob bean tree, ↑algarroba, ↑Ceratonia siliqua

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  • Ceratonia siliqua — Illustration of the Carob tree s vegetative components (Ceratonia siliqua). Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Ceratonia — Carob tree (Ceratonia siliqua) Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Ceratonia — noun carobs • Syn: ↑genus Ceratonia • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ceratonia — ID 17058 Symbol Key CERAT4 Common Name ceratonia Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, PA Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Ceratonia siliqua — noun evergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods; the biblical carob • Syn: ↑carob, ↑carob tree, ↑carob bean tree, ↑algarroba • Hypernyms: ↑bean tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Ceratonia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ceratonia siliqua — ID 17059 Symbol Key CESI3 Common Name St. John s bread Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, PA Growth Habit Tree Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Ceratonia siliqua — Locust tree Lo cust tree . [Etymol. uncertain.] (Bot.) A large North American tree of the genus {Robinia} ({Robinia Pseudacacia}), producing large slender racemes of white, fragrant, papilionaceous flowers, and often cultivated as an ornamental… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ceratonia — Cer·a·to·nia (ser″ə toґne ə) a genus of trees of the family Leguminosae. C. siliґqua L. is the carob (carob bean or locust bean) tree, native to the Mediterranean region, whose dried ripe fruit is the source of carob used in… …   Medical dictionary

  • rosid dicot genus — noun a genus of dicotyledonous plants • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑Connarus, ↑genus Connarus, ↑Arachis, ↑genus Arachis, ↑Brya, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mimosa ceratonia — ID 53730 Symbol Key MICE Common Name black ambret Family Fabaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution PR, VI Growth Habit Vine, Shrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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