genus Sarcocephalus

noun
genus of tropical African trees and shrubs
Syn: ↑Sarcocephalus
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family

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  • Sarcocephalus — Taxobox name = Sarcocephalus status = image width = 250px image caption = Sarcocephalus latifolius: illustrations C F regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Rubiaceae genus = Sarcocephalus… …   Wikipedia

  • Sarcocephalus — noun genus of tropical African trees and shrubs • Syn: ↑genus Sarcocephalus • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarcocephalus diderrichii — opepe opepe n. A large African forest tree ({Nauclea diderrichii}) yielding a strong hard yellow to golden brown lumber; sometimes placed in genus {Sarcocephalus}, and then called {Sarcocephalus diderrichii}. Syn: {Nauclea diderrichii},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sarcocephalus esculentus — noun a stout spreading or semi climbing tropical shrub with round brownish red warty fruit; Africa • Syn: ↑negro peach, ↑Sarcocephalus latifolius • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Sarcocephalus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarcocephalus latifolius — noun a stout spreading or semi climbing tropical shrub with round brownish red warty fruit; Africa • Syn: ↑negro peach, ↑Sarcocephalus esculentus • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Sarcocephalus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarcocephalus diderrichii — noun large African forest tree yielding a strong hard yellow to golden brown lumber; sometimes placed in genus Sarcocephalus • Syn: ↑opepe, ↑Nauclea diderrichii • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Nauclea, ↑genus Nauclea …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Nauclea — noun small genus of evergreen tropical shrubs or trees with smooth leathery leaves • Syn: ↑Nauclea • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • madder family — 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, ↑family Rubiaceae • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

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