Oryzopsis \Oryzopsis\ prop. n. A genus of grasses incluiding rice grass.

Syn: genus {Oryzopsis}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Oryzopsis — (O. Rich. Mchx., Reißspelze), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Gramineae Stipaceae; Arten in Nord u. Südamerika …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Oryzopsis — Género de plantas de la familia de las Poaceas, orden Poales, subclase Liliidae, clase Liliopsida, división Magnoliophyta. ● Oryzopsis coerulescens (Desf.) Richter ● Oryzopsis exigua Thurb. ● Oryzopsis miliacea (L.) Bentham et Hooker ● Oryzopsis… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Oryzopsis — Rice Rice, n. [F. riz (cf. Pr. ris, It. riso), L. oryza, Gr. ???, ???, probably from the Persian; cf. OPers. br[=i]zi, akin to Skr. vr[=i]hi; or perh. akin to E. rye. Cf. {Rye}.] (Bot.) A well known cereal grass ({Oryza sativa}) and its seed.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Oryzopsis — ID 58307 Symbol Key ORYZO Common Name ricegrass Family Poaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CO, CT, IA, ID, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MT, ND, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD, UT, VA,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Oryzopsis — noun rice grass • Syn: ↑genus Oryzopsis • Hypernyms: ↑monocot genus, ↑liliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Gramineae, ↑family Gramineae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oryzopsis —   Gk oryza, rice; opsis, appearance. The grain resembles that of rice (Oryza) …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

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