genus Chiococca

noun
shrubs of tropical and subtropical New World
Syn: ↑Chiococca
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family
Member Meronyms: ↑blolly, ↑West Indian snowberry, ↑Chiococca alba

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  • Chiococca — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Chiococca alba — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Chiococca — n. a genus of shrubs of tropical and subtropical New World. Syn: genus {Chiococca}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chiococca — noun shrubs of tropical and subtropical New World • Syn: ↑genus Chiococca • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chiococca alba — noun evergreen climbing shrub of southern Florida and West Indies grown for its racemes of fragrant white to creamy flowers followed by globose white succulent berries • Syn: ↑blolly, ↑West Indian snowberry • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chiococca — ID 18372 Symbol Key CHIOC Common Name milkberry Family Rubiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, PR, TX, VI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Chiococca alba — ID 18373 Symbol Key CHAL8 Common Name West Indian milkberry Family Rubiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, PR, TX, VI Growth Habit Vine, Tree, Shrub …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Chiococca parvifolia — ID 18401 Symbol Key CHPA17 Common Name pineland milkberry Family Rubiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution FL, PR Growth Habit Vine, Shrub Duratio …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Rubiaceae — noun widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry • Syn: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑madder family • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

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