genus Haematoxylon

noun
small genus of tropical American spiny bushy shrubs or trees
Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑subfamily Caesalpinioideae

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  • Haematoxylon — noun small genus of tropical American spiny bushy shrubs or trees • Syn: ↑Haematoxylum, ↑genus Haematoxylum, ↑genus Haematoxylon • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Haematoxylum — noun small genus of tropical American spiny bushy shrubs or trees • Syn: ↑Haematoxylum, ↑Haematoxylon, ↑genus Haematoxylon • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Caesalpinioideae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haematoxylon — H[ae]m a*tox y*lon ( l[o^]n), n. [NL., fr. Gr. a i^ma blood + xy lon wood.] (Bot.) A genus of leguminous plants containing but a single species, the {Haematoxylon Campechianum} or logwood tree, native in Yucatan. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Haematoxylon Campechianum — Haematoxylon H[ae]m a*tox y*lon ( l[o^]n), n. [NL., fr. Gr. a i^ma blood + xy lon wood.] (Bot.) A genus of leguminous plants containing but a single species, the {Haematoxylon Campechianum} or logwood tree, native in Yucatan. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • haematoxylon — hae·ma·tox·y·lon täk sə .län n 1) cap a genus of tropical American bushy and usu. thorny leguminous trees with clusters of small yellow flowers that include the logwood (H. campechianum) 2) the wood or dye of logwood * * * Hae·ma·tox·y·lon… …   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

  • Corymbia haematoxylon — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms (unranked): Eudicots …   Wikipedia

  • Laplacea haematoxylon — Loblolly Lob lol ly, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] Gruel; porridge; so called among seamen. [1913 Webster] {Loblolly bay} (Bot.), an elegant white flowered evergreen shrub or small tree, of the genus {Gordonia} ({Gordonia Lasianthus}), growing in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

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