genus Cercidium

noun
spiny shrubs or small trees sometimes placed in genus Parkinsonia: paloverde
Syn: ↑Cercidium
Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae

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  • Cercidium — noun spiny shrubs or small trees sometimes placed in genus Parkinsonia: paloverde • Syn: ↑genus Cercidium • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cercidium floridum — noun densely branched spiny tree of southwestern United States having showy yellow flowers and blue green bark; sometimes placed in genus Cercidium • Syn: ↑palo verde, ↑Parkinsonia florida • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Parkinsonia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Parkinsonia — noun small genus of spiny shrubs or small trees • Syn: ↑Parkinsonia • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae • Member Meronym …   Useful english 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

  • Parkinsonia florida — Blühende Parkinsonia florida Systematik Eurosiden I Ordnung: Schmetterlingsblütenartige (Fa …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Caesalpinioideae — noun alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae • Syn: ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Leguminosae, ↑family Leguminosae, ↑Fabaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • subfamily Caesalpinioideae — noun alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae • Syn: ↑Caesalpinioideae • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Leguminosae, ↑family Leguminosae, ↑Fabaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • palo verde — noun densely branched spiny tree of southwestern United States having showy yellow flowers and blue green bark; sometimes placed in genus Cercidium • Syn: ↑Parkinsonia florida, ↑Cercidium floridum • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parkinsonia florida — noun densely branched spiny tree of southwestern United States having showy yellow flowers and blue green bark; sometimes placed in genus Cercidium • Syn: ↑palo verde, ↑Cercidium floridum • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Parkinsonia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • paloverde — noun Etymology: Mexican Spanish, literally, green tree Date: 1854 1. any of several small spiny trees or shrubs (genus Cercidium) of the legume family that have greenish branches and are found chiefly in dry regions of the southwestern United… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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