Hamamelidanthum
Hamamelidanthum Hamamelidanthum n. A genus of fossil plants of the Oligocene having flowers resembling those of the witch hazel; found in Baltic region.

Syn: genus {Hamamelidanthum}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Hamamelidanthum — noun genus of fossil plants of the Oligocene having flowers resembling those of the witch hazel; found in Baltic region • Syn: ↑genus Hamamelidanthum • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hamamelidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Hamamelidanthum — noun genus of fossil plants of the Oligocene having flowers resembling those of the witch hazel; found in Baltic region • Syn: ↑Hamamelidanthum • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Hamamelidae, ↑ …   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

  • Hamamelidae — noun a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae… …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • subclass Hamamelidae — noun a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae… …   Useful english dictionary

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