liana
also liane noun Etymology: French liane Date: 1796 any of various usually woody vines especially of tropical rain forests that root in the ground

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  • liana — (also liane) ► NOUN ▪ a woody climbing plant that hangs from trees, especially in tropical rainforests. ORIGIN French liane clematis, liana …   English terms dictionary

  • liana — s. f. 1. Cipó; trepadeira. 2. Epífito …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • liana — lianà dkt …   Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

  • liana — lianà sf. (2) DŽ, TrpŽ bot. bet koks vijoklinis augalas, augantis šiltuose kraštuose …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • liana — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. ż Ia, CMc. liananie, zwykle w lm {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} roślina o długiej, cienkiej, zdrewniałej łodydze zaczepionej na drzewach w lasach tropikalnych; pnącze <fr.> {{/stl 7}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • liana — sustantivo femenino 1. Bejuco, conjunto de varias plantas tropicales trepadoras: Las lianas forman una espesa cortina entre los árboles de la selva. 2. Cualquier enredadera o planta trepadora …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • liana — statusas Aprobuotas sritis želdynai apibrėžtis Sumedėjęs augalas vijokliniais stiebais. šaltinis Lietuvos Respublikos želdynų įstatymas (Žin., 2007, Nr. 80 3215) …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • liana — (Del fr. liane). f. bejuco …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • liana — [lēän′, lēan′lē ä′nə, lēan′ə] n. [NormFr liane < Fr lierne, liorne, altered (by assoc. with lier, to bind) < viorne < L viburnum, VIBURNUM] any luxuriantly growing, woody, tropical vine that roots in the ground and climbs, as around tree …   English World dictionary

  • Liana — The liana is any of various long stemmed, usually woody vines that are rooted in the soil at ground level and use trees, as well as other means of vertical support, to climb up to the canopy in order to get access to well lit areas of the forest …   Wikipedia

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