Definition of Solidago

1. Noun. Goldenrod.

Exact synonyms: Genus Solidago
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Aster Family, Asteraceae, Compositae, Family Asteraceae, Family Compositae
Member holonyms: Goldenrod

Definition of Solidago

1. n. A genus of yellow- flowered composite perennial herbs; golden-rod.

Definition of Solidago

1. Noun. the goldenrod and similar plants in the genus ''Solidago'' ¹

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Definition of Solidago

1. a flowering plant [n -GOS]

Medical Definition of Solidago

1. A genus of yellow-flowered composite perennial herbs; golden-rod. Origin: NL, fr. L. Solidare to strengthen, unite; so called in allusion to its reputed healing qualities. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Solidago

solid of revolution
solid phase
solid rocket
solid rockets
solid shot
solid slug
solid sol
solid solution
solid state
solid state laser
solid tori
solid torus
solid tumour

Literary usage of Solidago

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"Solidago caesia L. Sp. PI. 879 (1753). Solidago gracilis Poir. in Lam. ... Solidago Canadensis scabriuscula Porter. Solidago Canadensis var. scabra T. & G. ..."

2. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1898)
"Solidago altissima L- loc. cit. 1753. Stem stout, puberulent, pubescent,or hirsute, 2°-S° high. ... New York and Pennsylvania to Florida and Texas. Solidago ..."

3. List of Pteridophyta and Spermatophyta Growing Without Cultivation in by Botanical Club (1894)
"Solidago caesia L. Sp. PL 879 (1753). Solidago gracilis Poir. in Lam. ... Solidago Canadensis scabriuscula Porter. Solidago Canadensis var. scabra T. & G. ..."

4. Report of the Geological Survey of Ohio by Geological Survey of Ohio (1893)
"Solidago LATIFOLIA L. Frequent over the state. Solidago NEGLECTA Torr & Gray. ... HC Beardslee (Cat) Solidago NEMORALIS Ait. Over the whole state. ..."

5. Transactions of the American Entomological Society by American Entomological Society (1869)
"Five galls, produced by N. American Diptera on the golden rod ( Solidago) have hitherto been described; the history of three of them is complete, ..."

6. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium by United States National Herbarium, United States National Museum (1897)
"Solidago' bicolor L. Low woods and shaded banks near Virginia Beach, October 1 (No ... Solidago fistulosa Mill. In low places in pine woods near the strand, ..."

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