Abelmoschus


Abelmoschus
noun
genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers
Syn: ↑genus Abelmoschus
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Malvaceae, ↑family Malvaceae, ↑mallow family
Member Meronyms:

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\\ˌābəlˈmäskəs, ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Arabic abū-l-misk father (source) of the musk
: a genus of tropical coarse herbs (family Malvaceae) having large lobed leaves, a spathelike calyx, and often yellow flowers

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  • Abelmoschus — Abelmoschus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abelmoschus — n. 1. 1 genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers. Syn: genus Abelmoschus [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Abelmoschus — Medik., Gattung der Malvazeen, meist einjährige, hohe, oft bestachelte Kräuter mit ganzen oder gelappten Blättern, einzeln achselständigen Blüten, sehr verlängerter, zugespitzter Kapsel und kahlen Samen. 10–12 Arten in wärmern Ländern der Alten… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Abelmoschus — Bisameibisch Bisamstrauch (Abelmoschus moschatus), Illustration Systematik Unterklasse: Ros …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abelmoschus —   Abelmoschus Abelmoschus …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Abelmoschus — taxobox name = Abelmoschus image caption = Abelmoschus esculentus leaves, flower buds and young fruit regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Malvales familia = Malvaceae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Abelmoschus — Abel|mo|schus 〈m.; ; unz.; Bot.〉 zur Gattung der Malvazeen gehöriger trop. Strauch [nlat. <arab. abu al misk „Vater des Moschus“] * * * Abel|mọ|schus [auch: a:bl̩… ], der; , se [nlat. abelmoschus < arab. abū l misk = Vater des Moschus]:… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Abelmoschus — ID 3 Symbol Key ABELM Common Name okra Family Malvaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DC, FL, HI, IL, KY, LA, MD, MI, MS, NC, PR, SC, VA, VI Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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