Madeira vine
Madeira vine Ma*dei"ra vine (Bot.) A herbaceous climbing vine ({Boussingaultia baselloides}) very popular in cultivation, having shining entire leaves and racemes of small fragrant white flowers. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • madeira vine — noun Usage: usually capitalized M : a vine (Boussingaultia baselloides) with shining entire leaves and small white flowers * * * Madeira vine, a basellaceous climbing plant of tropical America, with bright green leaves and long clusters of small …   Useful english dictionary

  • Madeira vine — /ˈməˈdɪərə vaɪn/ (say muh dearruh vuyn) noun a rapidly growing, twining plant, Anredera cordifolia, with a tuberous root, long leaves and fragrant white flowers; native to South America and a weed in Australia. Also, mignonette vine, potato vine …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Madeira vine —    Uala hūpē …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • madeira-vine family — noun Usage: usually capitalized M : basellaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Madeira wine — Madeira is a fortified Portuguese wine made in the Madeira Islands. The wine is produced in a variety of styles ranging from dry wines which can be consumed on their own as an aperitif, to sweet wines more usually consumed with dessert. Cheaper… …   Wikipedia

  • Madeira — порт. Мадера (белое вино, получившее свое название от острова Мадейра в Атлантическом океане, где было впервые изготовлено; это крепкое вино (содержание спирта 18 20% об. и сахара 4 9%) обычного желтоватого или чайного цвета с высоким содержанием …   Англо-русский толковый словарь "Вино"

  • mignonette vine — /mɪnjəˈnɛt vaɪn/ (say minyuh net vuyn) noun → Madeira vine …   Australian English dictionary

  • potato vine — /pəˈteɪtoʊ vaɪn/ (say puh taytoh vuyn) noun 1. Also, white potato creeper. an evergreen creeper, Solanum jasminoides, with clusters of star shaped white flowerings producing a berry shaped green fruit; native to Brazil. 2. → Madeira vine …   Australian English dictionary

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