Definition of Genus Lansium
1. Noun. A dicotyledonous genus of the family Meliaceae.
Group relationships: Family Meliaceae, Mahogany Family, Meliaceae
Member holonyms: Langsat, Langset, Lanseh Tree, Lansium Domesticum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Lansium
Literary usage of Genus Lansium
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1. Plant Inventory by United States Division of Botany, Agricultural Research Center-West (U.S.), Horticultural Crops Research Branch, United States Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, United States Bureau of Plant Industry, United States, Northeastern Regi (1922)
"The genus Lansium, to which the langsat belongs, is a small one; and this species is the only one cultivated for its fruit The duku, a fruit closely ..."