ceratozamia
ceratozamia ceratozamia n. (Bot.) a small cycad of the genus {Ceratozamia} having a short scaly woody trunk and fernlike foliage and woody cones; Mexico. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • ceratozamia — noun a small cycad of the genus Ceratozamia having a short scaly woody trunk and fernlike foliage and woody cones; Mexico • Hypernyms: ↑cycad • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Ceratozamia * * * ˌserətōˈzāmēə noun Usage: capitalized Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ceratozamia — ▪ plant genus       genus of about 18 species of cycads (cycad) in the family Zamiaceae. The species are native to Mexico and Central America and are characterized by cones with scales (sporophylls) that have pairs of spinelike horns. Species are …   Universalium

  • ceratozamia — cer·a·to·za·mia …   English syllables

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