Butea frondosa
Pulas Pu"las, n. [Skr. pal[=a][,c]a.] (Bot.) The East Indian leguminous tree {Butea frondosa}. See {Gum Butea}, under {Gum}. [Written also {pales} and {palasa}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Butea frondosa — Gum Gum, n. [OE. gomme, gumme, F. gomme, L. gummi and commis, fr. Gr. ?, prob. from an Egyptian form kam?; cf. It. {gomma}.] 1. A vegetable secretion of many trees or plants that hardens when it exudes, but is soluble in water; as, gum arabic;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Butea frondosa — noun East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye • Syn: ↑dhak, ↑dak, ↑palas, ↑Butea monosperma • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Butea, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Butea — is also a commune in Iaşi County, Romania, see Butea, Iaşi. Taxobox name = Butea image caption = Butea monosperma image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia =… …   Wikipedia

  • Butea monosperma — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Butea monosperma En Bangalore, India …   Wikipedia Español

  • Butea monosperma — Taxobox name = Butea monosperma image width = 240px image caption = In Bangalore, India regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = genus = Butea species = B. monosperma binomial …   Wikipedia

  • Butea — noun genus of East Indian trees or shrubs: dhak • Syn: ↑genus Butea • Hypernyms: ↑rosid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Papilionoideae, ↑subfamily Papilionoideae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Butea monosperma — noun East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye • Syn: ↑dhak, ↑dak, ↑palas, ↑Butea frondosa • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Butea, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Butĕa — (B. Roxb.), Pflanzengattung, benannt nach dem Vor., aus der Familie der Schmetterlingsblüthigen (Papilionaceae Phaseoleae Erythrineae), Diadelphie Dekandrie L.; Arten: B. frondosa, mäßig hoher Baum, mit orangerothen, traubenständigen Blüthen, 6–8 …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Butĕa — Roxb., Gattung der Leguminosen, Bäume oder kletternde, filzige Sträucher mit dreizähligen Blättern, großen, gelben oder roten Blüten in dicht gebüschelten Ähren, Trauben oder Rispen und im untern Teil flachen, häutigen, einsamigen Hülsen. 3 Arten …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Butea — Butĕa Roxb., Pflanzengattg. der Leguminosen, 3 trop. asiat. Arten; B. frondōsa Roxb. und superba Roxb., Ostindien, liefern in ihrem roten Safte Kino (s.d.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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