Leontodon
Leontodon Le*on"to*don (l[-e]*[o^]n"t[-o]*d[o^]n), n. [Gr. le`wn, le`ontos, lion + 'odoy`s, 'odo`ntos, tooth. Cf. {Lion's-tooth}, {Dandelion}.] (Bot.) A genus of liguliflorous composite plants, including the fall dandelion ({Leontodon autumnale}), and formerly the true dandelion; -- called also {lion's tooth}. [1913 Webster]

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  • léontodon — ● léontodon nom masculin Plante composée aux feuilles en rosette, aux capitules jaunes. (Nom usuel liondent.) léontodon [leɔ̃tɔdɔ̃] n. m. ÉTYM. 1867, Littré; du grec leôn, leontos « lion », et odous, odontos « dent ». ❖ ♦ Bot. Pla …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Leontŏdon — (L. L.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie Compositae Cichoraceae Scorzonereae, 19. Kl. 1. Ordn. L.; Arten: in u. ausländisch; L. taraxacum, s. Taraxacum dens leonis u. Löwenzahn …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Leontŏdon — Leontŏdon, Pflanzengattung, s. Taraxacum …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Leontodon — Leontŏdon, Pflanzengattg., s. Taraxacum …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Leontodon — Löwenzahn Rauer Löwenzahn (Leontodon hispidus) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Leontodon — ID 46044 Symbol Key LEONT Common Name hawkbit Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AZ, CA, CT, DC, DE, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MT, NC, NH, NJ, NM,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Leontodon — noun hawkbit • Syn: ↑genus Leontodon • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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