Aristotelia Maqui
Maqui Ma"qui, n. (Bot.) A Chilian shrub ({Aristotelia Maqui}). Its bark furnishes strings for musical instruments, and a medicinal wine is made from its berries. [1913 Webster]

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  • Maqui — Ma qui, n. (Bot.) A Chilian shrub ({Aristotelia Maqui}). Its bark furnishes strings for musical instruments, and a medicinal wine is made from its berries. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • maqui — I (Voz araucana.) ► sustantivo masculino BOTÁNICA Planta arbustiva de flores grandes y frutos redondeados, de color rojo y dulces, con propiedades astringentes. (Aristotelia maqui.) II (Del fr. maquis, maquia.) ► sustantivo masculino femenino… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • maqui — ˈmä(ˌ)kē noun ( s) Etymology: Spanish, from Mapuche : a Chilean shrub (Aristotelia maqui) of the family Elaeocarpaceae that has evergreen foliage and berries from which a wine is made …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aristotelia chilensis — Maqui Maqui Tree with fruits Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Aristotelia chilensis — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Maqui Clasificación científica …   Wikipedia Español

  • Maqui — can refer to: Maqui, the common name of Aristotelia chilensis, a plant from South America; Maqui, member of the Spanish resistance in Spain during Francisco Franco s dictatorship; Maqui Edicions, a Spanish publishing house, specialized in role… …   Wikipedia

  • Maqui — puede referirse a: Maqui, el nombre común de la planta Aristotelia chilensis; Maqui, la abreviación de las palabras francesas maquis y maquisard, en referencia a grupos de resistencia antifranquistas españoles o bien guerrillas de la resistencia… …   Wikipedia Español

  • maqui — [mä′kē] n. [AmSp < Araucanian name] an ornamental Chilean plant (Aristotelia chilensis, family Elaeocarpaceae) of the same order (Malvales) as the linden tree: fiber from its bark is used for stringing native musical instruments, and its… …   English World dictionary

  • Aristotelĭa — DC., Gattung der Eläokarpazeen, Sträucher und kleine Bäume mit gegenständigen, ganzen Blättern, meist in Cymen oder Trauben stehenden Blüten und 2–4 fächerigen Beeren. 6 Arten in Australien, A. Maqui L Herit. in Chile, immergrüner kleiner Baum,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Maqui — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour les articles homophones, voir Maki, Makie et maquis. Maqui peut se référer à: Maqui (singulier: maqui, pluriel: maquis), un mot populaire… …   Wikipédia en Français

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