genus Genipa

noun
tropical American evergreen trees or shrubs bearing yellow flowers and succulent edible fruit with a thick rind
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family
Member Meronyms: ↑genipa, ↑genipap fruit, ↑jagua, ↑marmalade box, ↑Genipa Americana

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  • Genipa — Taxobox name = Genipa image width = 240px image caption = Left: Geniculata . Right: Genipa americana regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Genipa genus authority = L.… …   Wikipedia

  • genipa — noun any tree of the genus Genipa bearing yellow flowers and edible fruit with a thick rind • Hypernyms: ↑fruit tree • Hyponyms: ↑genipap fruit, ↑jagua, ↑marmalade box, ↑Genipa Americana • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Genipa americana — Taxobox name = Genipa americana image width = 240px image caption = Left: Geniculata . Right and top: Genipa americana . regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Genipa… …   Wikipedia

  • Genipa — ID 36729 Symbol Key GENIP Common Name genipa Family Rubiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution PR, VI Growth Habit N/A Durat …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Genipa Americana — noun tree of the West Indies and northern South America bearing succulent edible orange sized fruit • Syn: ↑genipap fruit, ↑jagua, ↑marmalade box • Hypernyms: ↑genipa • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Genipa …   Useful english dictionary

  • Genipa americana — ID 36730 Symbol Key GEAM Common Name jagua Family Rubiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution PR, VI Growth Habit Tree Duration …   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

  • genipap fruit — noun 1. tree of the West Indies and northern South America bearing succulent edible orange sized fruit • Syn: ↑jagua, ↑marmalade box, ↑Genipa Americana • Hypernyms: ↑genipa • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Genipa …   Useful english dictionary

  • jagua — noun tree of the West Indies and northern South America bearing succulent edible orange sized fruit • Syn: ↑genipap fruit, ↑marmalade box, ↑Genipa Americana • Hypernyms: ↑genipa • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Genipa …   Useful english dictionary

  • marmalade box — noun tree of the West Indies and northern South America bearing succulent edible orange sized fruit • Syn: ↑genipap fruit, ↑jagua, ↑Genipa Americana • Hypernyms: ↑genipa • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Genipa …   Useful english dictionary

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