dielytra
Dicentra Di*cen"tra, n. [NL., fr. Gr. di- = di`s- twice + ? spur.] (Bot.) A genus of herbaceous plants, with racemes of two-spurred or heart-shaped flowers, including the Dutchman's breeches, and the more showy Bleeding heart ({Dicentra spectabilis}). [Corruptly written {dielytra}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • dielytra — ⇒DIÉLYTRA, subst. fém. BOT. Plante dicotylédone, appartenant au genre des Papavéracées, cultivée en jardin pour ses grappes de fleurs roses. Synon. fam. cœur de Marie, cœur de Jeannette. Un certain dielytra rose qui, à chaque mois de mars, montre …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Dielytra — Di*el y*tra, n. (Bot.) See {Dicentra}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dielytra — Dielytra, Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Papaveraceae Fumariaceae Fumarieae Dicentreae; Arten: sonst zu Fumaria od. Corydalis u. Dicentra Borkh. gerechnet, zum Theil schön blühend, D. formosa, D. canadensis, D. eximia in Nordamerika, D.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Dielytra — Dielytra, s. Dicentra …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • dielytra — /dī elˈi trə/ (also with cap) noun A non standard name for ↑dicentra ORIGIN: As if Gr di double, and elytron cover …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dielytra spectabilis — Cœur de Marie Pour les articles homonymes, voir Marie et Cœur saignant (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • diélytre — [dielitʀ] ou dielytra [dielitʀa] n. f. ÉTYM. 1842, diélytre; dielytra, 1878; du grec di « deux », et elutron « étui ». ❖ ♦ Bot. Plante dicotylédone (Fumariacées), herbacée, vivace, exotique, cultivée pour ses grappes de fleurs roses, appelée… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Dicentra — Di*cen tra, n. [NL., fr. Gr. di = di s twice + ? spur.] (Bot.) A genus of herbaceous plants, with racemes of two spurred or heart shaped flowers, including the Dutchman s breeches, and the more showy Bleeding heart ({Dicentra spectabilis}).… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dicentra spectabilis — Dicentra Di*cen tra, n. [NL., fr. Gr. di = di s twice + ? spur.] (Bot.) A genus of herbaceous plants, with racemes of two spurred or heart shaped flowers, including the Dutchman s breeches, and the more showy Bleeding heart ({Dicentra… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dicentra — cucullaria (type species) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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