Isonandra
Isonandra I`so*nan"dra, prop. n. [Iso- + Gr. ?, ?, a man, male.] (Bot.) A genus of sapotaceous trees of India. {Isonandra Gutta} is the principal source of gutta-percha. [1913 Webster]

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  • Isonándra — Wight, Pflanzengattg. der Sapotazeen in Ceylon und Ostindien, Bäume mit lederigen Blättern. Wichtigste Art I. gutta Hook, der Guttapercha oder Tubanbaum [Tafel: Nutzpflanzen II, 8], mit reichlichem Milchsaft (s. Guttapercha) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Isonandra Gutta — Isonandra I so*nan dra, prop. n. [Iso + Gr. ?, ?, a man, male.] (Bot.) A genus of sapotaceous trees of India. {Isonandra Gutta} is the principal source of gutta percha. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Isonandra gutta — Isonandra gutta, Baum, von welchem die Gutta Percha (s.d.) kommt …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Isonandra stocksii — Taxobox status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ericales familia = Sapotaceae genus = Isonandra species = I. stocksii binomial = Isonandra stocksii binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Isonandra villosa — Taxobox status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ericales familia = Sapotaceae genus = Isonandra species = I. villosa binomial = Isonandra villosa binomial authority = Wight… …   Wikipedia

  • Isonandra acuminata — pachonta pa*chon ta, n. (Bot.) A substance resembling gutta percha, and used to adulterate it, obtained from the East Indian tree {Isonandra acuminata}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Isonandra Gutta — Gutta percha Gut ta per cha, n. [Malay gutah gum + pertja the tree from which is it procured.] A concrete juice produced by various trees found in the Malayan archipelago, especially by the {Isonandra Gutta}, syn. {Dichopsis Gutta}. It becomes… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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