Philadelphus coronarius
Mock Mock, a. Imitating reality, but not real; false; counterfeit; assumed; sham. [1913 Webster]

That superior greatness and mock majesty. --Spectator. [1913 Webster]

{Mock bishop's weed} (Bot.), a genus of slender umbelliferous herbs ({Discopleura}) growing in wet places.

{Mock heroic}, burlesquing the heroic; as, a mock heroic poem.

{Mock lead}. See {Blende} ( a ).

{Mock nightingale} (Zo["o]l.), the European blackcap.

{Mock orange} (Bot.), a genus of American and Asiatic shrubs ({Philadelphus}), with showy white flowers in panicled cymes. {Philadelphus coronarius}, from Asia, has fragrant flowers; the American kinds are nearly scentless.

{Mock sun}. See {Parhelion}.

{Mock turtle soup}, a soup made of calf's head, veal, or other meat, and condiments, in imitation of green turtle soup.

{Mock velvet}, a fabric made in imitation of velvet. See {Mockado}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Philadelphus coronarius — Europäischer Pfeifenstrauch Europäischer Pfeifenstrauch (Philadelphus coronarius) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Philadelphus coronarius — Taxobox name = Sweet Mock orange regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Cornales familia = Hydrangeaceae genus = Philadelphus species = P. coronarius binomial = Philadelphus coronarius binomial authority = L.… …   Wikipedia

  • Philadelphus coronarius — darželinis jazminas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Hortenzijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Philadelphus coronarius), paplitęs vidurio Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Philadelphus coronarius angl. sweet mock orange; sweet mockorange; white… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Philadelphus coronarius — ID 62485 Symbol Key PHCO7 Common Name sweet mock orange Family Hydrangeaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, GA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MN, MO, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Philadelphus coronarius — noun large hardy shrub with showy and strongly fragrant creamy white flowers in short terminal racemes • Syn: ↑mock orange, ↑syringa • Hypernyms: ↑philadelphus • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Philadelphus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Philadelphus coronarius L. — Symbol PHCO7 Common Name sweet mock orange Botanical Family Hydrangeaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Philadelphus — Philadelphus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Philadelphus — Philadelphus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Philadelphus — Pfeifensträucher Falscher Jasmin (Philadelphus × virginalis) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblät …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • philadelphus — [fil΄ə del′fəs] n. 〚ModL < Gr philadelphon, mock orange < philadelphos, loving one s brother < philein, to love + adelphos, brother: see MONADELPHOUS〛 MOCK ORANGE * * * ▪ plant genus       genus of deciduous shrubs of the family Hydrangeaceae,… …   Universalium

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