Acokanthera
Acokanthera Acokanthera n. 1. small genus of trees and shrubs containing strongly toxic cardiac glycosides; distributed from Arabia to Africa.

Syn: Acocanthera, genus Acocanthera, genus Acokanthera [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Acokanthera — Taxobox name = Acokanthera image width = 250px image caption = Poison arrow plant ( Acokanthera oblongifolia ) regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Gentianales familia = Apocynaceae genus = Acokanthera genus… …   Wikipedia

  • Acokanthera — noun small genus of trees and shrubs containing strongly toxic cardiac glycosides; Arabia to Africa • Syn: ↑Acocanthera, ↑genus Acocanthera, ↑genus Acokanthera • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

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