Kosteletzya
Kosteletzya Kosteletzya n. A small genus of herbs of the Southeastern U. S. and tropical America and Africa.

Syn: genus {Kosteletzya}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Kosteletzya — noun small genus of herbs of southeastern United States and tropical America and Africa • Syn: ↑genus Kosteletzya • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Malvaceae, ↑family Malvaceae, ↑mallow family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kosteletzya virginica — noun subshrub of southeastern United States to New York • Syn: ↑salt marsh mallow • Hypernyms: ↑seashore mallow …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Kosteletzya — noun small genus of herbs of southeastern United States and tropical America and Africa • Syn: ↑Kosteletzya • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Malvaceae, ↑family Malvaceae, ↑mallow family …   Useful english dictionary

  • seashore mallow — noun any of various plants of the genus Kosteletzya predominantly of coastal habitats; grown for their flowers that resemble hibiscus • Hypernyms: ↑mallow • Hyponyms: ↑salt marsh mallow, ↑Kosteletzya virginica • Member Holonyms: ↑Kosteletzya, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dilleniid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑Capparis, ↑genus Capparis, ↑genus Cleome, ↑Cleome, ↑C …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Malvaceae — noun herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra • Syn: ↑Malvaceae, ↑mallow family • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Malvales, ↑order Malvales …   Useful english dictionary

  • mallow family — noun herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra • Syn: ↑Malvaceae, ↑family Malvaceae • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Malvales, ↑order Malvales …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malvaceae — noun herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra • Syn: ↑family Malvaceae, ↑mallow family • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Malvales, ↑order Malvales …   Useful english dictionary

  • salt marsh mallow — noun subshrub of southeastern United States to New York • Syn: ↑Kosteletzya virginica • Hypernyms: ↑seashore mallow …   Useful english dictionary

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