halogeton
noun Etymology: New Latin, from hal- + Greek geitōn neighbor Date: 1943 a coarse annual Asian herb (Halogeton glomeratus) of the goosefoot family that is a noxious weed in western United States ranges

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  • halogeton — [hal′ə jə tän΄, hə läj′ə tän΄] n. 〚ModL /span> HALO + Gr geitōn, neighbor〛 a poisonous Asiatic weed (Halogeton glomeratus) of the goosefoot family, with fleshy, cylindrical leaves and minute, papery flowers, becoming widespread in the W U.S. * *… …   Universalium

  • halogeton — [hal′ə jə tän΄, hə läj′ə tän΄] n. [ModL < HALO + Gr geitōn, neighbor] a poisonous Asiatic weed (Halogeton glomeratus) of the goosefoot family, with fleshy, cylindrical leaves and minute, papery flowers, becoming widespread in the W U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Halogĕton — (H. Mey.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Chenopodeae Salsoleae Halimocnemideae; Arten in Sibirien, Spanien, am Kaspischen Meere, salzliebende Gewächse; H. glomeratus in Sibirien; H. monondrus ebendaselbst; H. tamariscifolius in Spanien… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Halogeton —   Halogeton …   Wikipedia Español

  • Halogeton — Taxobox name = Halogeton image width = 300px image caption = Halogeton sativus regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Caryophyllales familia = Amaranthaceae genus = Halogeton genus authority = C.A.Mey. subdivision …   Wikipedia

  • halogeton — noun a coarse annual herb introduced into North America from Siberia; dangerous to sheep and cattle on western rangelands because of its high oxalate content • Syn: ↑Halogeton glomeratus • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Halogeton — A genus of plants (family Chenopodiaceae) on range lands in the western U.S. and other arid regions of the world; it causes poisoning in cattle and sheep because of the presence of soluble oxalates. * * * hal·o·ge·ton .hal ə jē .tän n a coarse… …   Medical dictionary

  • Halogeton — ID 38675 Symbol Key HALOG Common Name saltlover Family Chenopodiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, ID, MT, NE, NM, NV, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • halogeton — hal·o·ge·ton …   English syllables

  • HALOGETON SATIVUS (L.) MOQUIN-TAND. - ГАЛОГЕТОН ПОСЕВНОЙ — см. 278. Многолетнее растение. Н. sativus (L.) Moquin Tand. Г. посевной Chenopod. Enum. (1840) 158. Drea (1964) 491. S y n. Salsola sativa L.; S. souda Loefl.; Suaeda setigera Webb.; H. souda (Loefl.) Macbride (1918). М е с т н. н а з в. Исп.… …   Справочник растений

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