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Lonas inodora

Definition:

a shrub of southwestern Mediterranean region having yellow daisy-like flowers

Class:

plant noun (plants and fungi)

Usage:

species

Plural:

Lonas inodora*
(* Lonas inodora may be used in a singular or plural context)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

Lonas annua [species] | African daisy | yellow ageratum | L. annua [abbreviation, species] | L. inodora [abbreviation, species]

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

African daisy [disambiguation]

may refer to: These genera in the Asteraceae family | Arctotis | Dimorphotheca | Gazania | Gerbera | Lonas | Osteospermum | Venidium | Any African plant which has daisylike flowers. Varieties with orange petals and purple centers are recognized as John... (34 of 88 words, 9 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/African daisy

Oxford Dictionary:

African daisy | Cape marigold

a plant of the daisy family, cultivated for its bright flowers.; Dimorphotheca and other genera, family Compositae (17 of 37 words)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/African-daisy

Merriam-Webster:

African daisy | Arctotis [genus]

any of a genus of widely cultivated composite herbs native to southern Africa (13 of 29 words)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/african daisy

American Heritage Dictionary:

African daisy

Any of several African plants in the composite family, especially those in the genera "Arctotis, Gerbera", and "Lonas", that have showy flower heads. (23 of 26 words)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/african-daisy

Random House Dictionary:

African daisy

any of several composite plants native to Africa, especially of the genera "Arctotis, Gerbera", and "Lonas", having showy, daisylike flowers. (20 of 22 words)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/african-daisy

Britannica Encyclopedia:

flower [plant anatomy]

the reproductive portion of any plant in the division Magnoliophyta, commonly called flowering plants or angiosperms. As popularly used, the term ... (21 of 1051 words, 15 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/211029​/flower

Wiktionary:

flower | flowers [plural] | flowered [past tense] | flowering [present participle] | flowre [obsolete, sense-specific] | head [synonym, sense-specific] | pseudanthium [synonym, sense-specific] | cream [synonym, sense-specific] | prime [synonym, sense-specific] | ...

A colorful, conspicuous structure associated with angiosperms, frequently scented and attracting various insects, and which may or may not be used for sexual reproduction. | [botany] A reproductive structure in angiosperms (flowering plants), often ... (33 of 314 words, 11 definitions, 8 usage examples, pronunciations, 2 images)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/flower

New World Dictionary:

flower | flowerless [adjective, related] | flowerlike [adjective, related]

the seed-producing structure of an angiosperm, consisting of a shortened ... | a plant cultivated for its blossoms; flowering plant | the best or ... (22 of 138 words, 9 definitions, 3 usage examples, pronunciation, 1 image)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/flower

Collins Dictionary:

flower | fleuron [synonym, sense-specific] | peak [synonym, sense-specific] | bloom [synonym, sense-specific] | flower-like [adjective, derived]

a bloom or blossom on a plant | a plant that bears blooms or blossoms | the reproductive structure of angiosperm plants, consisting normally of ... (23 of 769 words, 13 definitions, 17 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/flower

Columbia Encyclopedia:

flower

name for the specialized part of a plant containing the reproductive organs, applied to angiosperms only. A flower may be thought of as a modified, ... (25 of 455 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/sci​/A​0818984​.html

Macmillan British Dictionary:

flower [countable] | flowers [plural] | the flower of something | in flower

the coloured part of a plant from which the plant's fruit develops. A ... | a plant that is grown because its flowers are attractive | "the flower of ... (27 of 133 words, 4 definitions, 5 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/flower

flower [intransitive, verb] | flowered [past tense] | flowering [present participle] | flowers [3rd-person singular present]

if a plant flowers, it produces flowers | to become more successful and completely developed (14 of 48 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/flower 10

Cambridge Dictionary:

flower [entry 1]

the part of a plant which is often brightly coloured with a pleasant smell, or the type of plant that produces these (22 of 35 words, 4 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/flower 1

flower [entry 2, literary]

to develop completely and become obvious (6 of 22 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/flower 2

flower [entry 3]

to produce flowers (3 of 16 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/flower 3

Encarta Dictionary:

African daisy | African daisies [plural] | Dimorphotheca and Gerbera and Lonas [member of]

a plant of the composite family that resembles a daisy. Flowers: colorful, large. Native to: Africa. Genera Dimorphotheca and Gerbera and Lonas. (22 of 32 words)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861685225​/definition​.html  [offline]

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