graminaceous plant

noun
cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves
Syn: ↑gramineous plant
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Hyponyms: ↑grass, ↑sugarcane, ↑sugar cane, ↑Saccharum officinarum, ↑reed, ↑bamboo
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  • herbaceous plant — noun a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests • Syn: ↑herb • Derivationally related forms: ↑herbal (for: ↑herb) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • gramineous plant — noun cosmopolitan herbaceous or woody plants with hollow jointed stems and long narrow leaves • Syn: ↑graminaceous plant • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑grass, ↑sugarcane, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • травянистые растения — — [http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/alphabetic?langcode=en] EN graminaceous plant A very large family of plants including cereals such as wheat, maize, etc. (Source: PHC) [http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/alphabetic?langcode=en] Тематики… …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • grass family — noun the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane • Syn: ↑Gramineae, ↑family Gramineae, ↑Graminaceae, ↑family Graminaceae, ↑Poaceae, ↑family Poaceae • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • cane — Synonyms and related words: Boston type, Braille, Malacca cane, New York point, Optacon, Pathsounder, Seeing Eye dog, Visotoner, advocate, aftergrass, alpenstock, anthrophore, arm, athletic supporter, axis, back, backbone, backing, bamboo,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cereal — Synonyms and related words: aftergrass, bamboo, botanic, breakfast food, bulbous, cane, cereal plant, corn, cornflakes, dry cereal, farina, farinaceous, farinaceous plant, fog, forage grass, fruitlike, fruity, frumenty, grain, graminaceous plant …   Moby Thesaurus

  • corn — Synonyms and related words: Joe Miller, aftergrass, anhydrate, bamboo, banality, barley, benign tumor, bird seed, blast freeze, boil, bran, brine, bromide, bump, bunion, callosity, callus, cancer, cane, carbuncle, carcinoma, cat food, cereal,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fog — Synonyms and related words: CAT, London fog, London special, addle, addle the wits, aerospace, aerosphere, aftergrass, air hole, air pocket, airspace, amorphousness, ball up, bamboo, becloud, bedazzle, bedim, befog, befuddle, befuddlement, bemist …   Moby Thesaurus

  • grain — Synonyms and related words: abrade, ace, acorn, aftergrass, animus, apply paint, aptitude, atom, atomize, bamboo, barley, beat, bedaub, bedizen, begild, bent, berry, besmear, bias, bird seed, bit, blood, body build, bran, brand, bray, break up,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • grass — Synonyms and related words: Bengal grass, DET, DMT, English rye grass, Italian rye grass, Kentucky bluegrass, LSD, Mary Jane, STP, THC, acid, aftergrass, alfilaria, antidepressant, ataractic, bamboo, barley, beach grass, beard grass, bent, bent… …   Moby Thesaurus

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