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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Genus of tropical plants with creeping rootstocks and small umbellate flowers.

Usage examples (18)
  • Elements de pharmacope malagasy, amidons: amidon de Tacca pinnatifida Forst.
  • The shrub layer in these forests includes Verbenaceae, Rubiaceae, and Euphorbiaceae, and the herbs include Acanthaceae, Tacca palmata, the root parasite Balanophora...
  • Tacca leontopetaloides is a tropical plant but there is little precise information on its cultural requirements, though it appears to thrive best on low-lying (up to 200...
  • Primum literis nimium diftat a Tacca: alterum fignificatione diver - fum eft. for more
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