Definition of Genus Pimenta

1. Noun. Allspice tree.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Pimenta

genus Phytelephas
genus Phytolacca
genus Phytophthora
genus Pica
genus Picea
genus Pickeringia
genus Picoides
genus Picrasma
genus Picris
genus Picumnus
genus Picus
genus Pieris
genus Pilea
genus Pilosella
genus Pilularia
genus Pimenta (current term)
genus Pimpinella
genus Pinckneya
genus Pinctada
genus Pineus
genus Pinguicula
genus Pinguinus
genus Pinicola
genus Pinnotheres
genus Pinus
genus Pipa
genus Piper
genus Pipile
genus Pipilo
genus Pipistrellus

Literary usage of Genus Pimenta

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1. Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States: Annotated for Statistical ...edited by Stephen Koplan, Deanna Tanner Okun edited by Stephen Koplan, Deanna Tanner Okun (2006)
"However, dried or crushed or ground fruits of the genus Capsicum (peppers) or of the genus Pimenta (eg, allspice) are excluded from this chapter (heading ..."

2. Cyclopedia of American Horticulture: Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller (1901)
"... and numerous small white fls. borne in terminal or axillary, tri- chotomous cymes. As a genus Pimenta is distinguished from its near allies (Eugenia, ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americanaedited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1903)
"Others again constitute a genus Pimenta, the present species being P. officinalis. In the whole vegetable creation there is scarcely any tree more beautiful ..."

4. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1916)
"As a genus Pimenta is distinguished from its near allies (Eugenia, Myrtus) by the circular or spiral embryo and the 2-celled ovary with 1-6 ovules pendulous ..."

5. Medicinal Plants: Being Descriptions with Original Figures of the Principal ...by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen (1880)
"genus Pimenta,* Lindl. B. & H., i, p. 717. There are 5 species, natives of tropical America. 110. Pimenta acris, Wight, Illust. Indian Sot., ii, p. ..."

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