Definition of Genus galium

1. Noun. Annual or perennial herbs: bedstraw; cleavers.

Exact synonyms: Galium
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Rubiaceae, Madder Family, Rubiaceae
Member holonyms: Bedstraw



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Galium

genus Fungia
genus Funka
genus Furnarius
genus Fusanus
genus Fusarium
genus Fuscoboletinus
genus Gadus
genus Gaillardia
genus Galago
genus Galax
genus Galega
genus Galeocerdo
genus Galeopsis
genus Galeorhinus
genus Galictis
genus Galium
genus Galleria
genus Gallinago
genus Gallinula
genus Gallirallus
genus Gallus
genus Gambelia
genus Gambusia
genus Garcinia
genus Gardenia
genus Garrulus
genus Gasterophilus
genus Gastroboletus
genus Gastrocybe
genus Gastrolobium

Literary usage of Genus galium

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

1. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1914)
"The genus Galium, comprising over 250 widely distributed existing herbaceous forms, has been doubtfully identified from the Eocene of Greenland. ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1884)
"... zeal of Dr. Albert Kellogg, one of the early explorers of California botany. The large genus Galium is increased from eighteen to thirty-seven species. ..."

3. Therapeutic Gazette (1886)
"Sir William Hooker and Dr. Arnott, in their " Field Book of British Plants," enumerate fourteen families of the genus " galium," of the natural order ..."

4. Materia Medica and Special Therapeutics of the New Remedies by Edwin Moses Hale (1875)
"The members of the genus Galium are all called " divers" in this country, and "goose-grass" in Europe. This species is found in the woods—a trailing, ..."

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