Wallaba
Wallaba Wal"la*ba, n. (Bot.) A leguminous tree ({Eperua falcata}) of Demerara, with pinnate leaves and clusters of red flowers. The reddish brown wood is used for palings and shingles. --J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants). [1913 Webster]

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  • Wallaba — ? Wallaba Научная классификация Царство: Животные Тип: Членистоногие Класс: Паукообразные …   Википедия

  • Wallaba — Taxobox name = Wallaba image caption = image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Arachnida ordo = Araneae familia = Salticidae subfamilia = Amycinae tribus = Amycini genus = Wallaba genus authority = Mello Leitão, 1940… …   Wikipedia

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  • wallaba — /wol euh beuh/, n. 1. any of several trees belonging to the genus Eperua, of the legume family, native to the Guianas and northern Brazil. 2. the hard, heavy wood of any of these trees, used in the construction of buildings. [1815 25; < Arawak] * …   Universalium

  • wallaba — wal·la·ba …   English syllables

  • wallaba — ˈwäləbə also ˈwȯl noun ( s) Etymology: Arawak : any of several trees of the genus Eperua; especially : a valuable timber tree (E. falcata) of the Guianas and northern Brazil having pinnate leaves, clusters of red flowers, and reddish brown very… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eperua falcata — Wallaba Wal la*ba, n. (Bot.) A leguminous tree ({Eperua falcata}) of Demerara, with pinnate leaves and clusters of red flowers. The reddish brown wood is used for palings and shingles. J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of Salticidae species W-Z — includes all described species with ascientific name starting from W to Z of the spider family Salticidae as of July 13, 2008.Wallaba Wallaba Mello Leitão, 1940 * Wallaba albopalpis (Peckham Peckham, 1901) Jamaica * Wallaba decora Bryant, 1943… …   Wikipedia

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