Definition of Cleomes

1. cleome [n] - See also: cleome



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cleomes

clemming
clems
clenbuterol
clench
clenched
clenched fist
clenched fist sign
clencher
clenchers
clenches
clenching
clencht
clenoliximab
cleoid
cleome
cleomes (current term)
clepe
cleped
clepes
clepest
clepeth
cleping
clepsydra
clepsydrae
clepsydras
clept
cleptocrac­­­­­­­­­­­­­­y
cleptomania
cleptomaniac
cleptomaniacs

Literary usage of Cleomes

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1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1914)
"The garden cleomes are chiefly interesting for their long purple spidery stamens ... Said to be the showiest of cleomes. Under this name a very dif- erent ..."

2. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1900)
"The garden cleomes are chiefly interesting for their long, purple, ... —Said to be the showiest of cleomes. Under this name a very different plant is ..."

3. Narrative of Travels and Discoveries in Northern and Central Africa: In the by Dixon Denham, Hugh Clapperton, Walter Oudney, Abraham V. Salamé, Robert Brown, Carl Dietrich Eberhard König (1826)
"... uniting all the cleomes whose stamina exceed six, contains in its first section, in addition to the species from which the genus was formed, ..."

4. Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society by Horticultural Society of London (1846)
"... and cleomes, Scoparia dulcis, Turnera cuneifolia, Stel- laria media, Sonchus oleraceus, and several grasses and ferns ; while, where there is moisture, ..."

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