Guevina
Guevina Guevina n. 1. A genus having only one species: the Chilean nut.

Syn: genus {Guevina}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Guevina — noun one species: Chilean nut • Syn: ↑genus Guevina • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Proteaceae, ↑family Proteaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guevina avellana — noun Chilean shrub bearing coral red fruit with an edible seed resembling a hazelnut • Syn: ↑Chilean nut, ↑Chile nut, ↑Chile hazel, ↑Chilean hazelnut, ↑Guevina heterophylla • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guevina heterophylla — noun Chilean shrub bearing coral red fruit with an edible seed resembling a hazelnut • Syn: ↑Chilean nut, ↑Chile nut, ↑Chile hazel, ↑Chilean hazelnut, ↑Guevina avellana • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Guevina — noun one species: Chilean nut • Syn: ↑Guevina • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Proteaceae, ↑family Proteaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chilean nut — noun Chilean shrub bearing coral red fruit with an edible seed resembling a hazelnut • Syn: ↑Chile nut, ↑Chile hazel, ↑Chilean hazelnut, ↑Guevina heterophylla, ↑Guevina avellana • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chile hazel — noun Chilean shrub bearing coral red fruit with an edible seed resembling a hazelnut • Syn: ↑Chilean nut, ↑Chile nut, ↑Chilean hazelnut, ↑Guevina heterophylla, ↑Guevina avellana • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chile nut — noun Chilean shrub bearing coral red fruit with an edible seed resembling a hazelnut • Syn: ↑Chilean nut, ↑Chile hazel, ↑Chilean hazelnut, ↑Guevina heterophylla, ↑Guevina avellana • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chilean hazelnut — noun Chilean shrub bearing coral red fruit with an edible seed resembling a hazelnut • Syn: ↑Chilean nut, ↑Chile nut, ↑Chile hazel, ↑Guevina heterophylla, ↑Guevina avellana • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush …   Useful english dictionary

  • dicot genus — noun genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination • Syn: ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑magnoliid dicot genus, ↑hamamelid dicot genus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Proteaceae — noun large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales • Syn: ↑Proteaceae, ↑protea family • Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family… …   Useful english dictionary

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