Definition of Heliconias

1. Noun. (plural of heliconia) ¹

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Definition of Heliconias

1. heliconia [n] - See also: heliconia

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Heliconias

helicobacter infections
helicobacter pylori
helicobacters
helicobactor pylori
helicograph
helicographs
helicoid
helicoid choroidopathy
helicoid ginglymus
helicoidal
helicoidal cell wall
helicoids
helicon
heliconia
heliconian
heliconias (current term)
helicons
helicopod gait
helicopodia
helicopt
helicopted
helicopter
helicopter bucket
helicopter parent
helicopter parents
helicoptered
helicoptering
helicopterlike
helicopters
helicopting

Literary usage of Heliconias

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1. Belize by Vivien Lougheed (2005)
"heliconias heliconias are a small group of plants found in the tropics that are characterized ... Some of the more recognizable heliconias are the banana, ..."

2. Proceedings of the Ohio Academy of Science by Ohio Academy of Science (1901)
"NEW heliconias FROM GUATEMALA AND ELSEWHERE. ROBERT F. GRIGGS. ... It is almost impossible to make good specimens of heliconias in the moist regions where ..."

3. Outlines of Cosmic Philosophy by John Fiske (1874)
"... efficiently protected as by imitating a dead leaf or dry twig; provided that there were but few of these butterflies among a large number of heliconias. ..."

4. Outlines of Cosmic Philosophy: Based on the Doctrine of Evolution, with by John Fiske (1893)
"... provided that there were but few of these butterflies among a large number of heliconias. For, as Mr. Wallace says, "if the birds could not distinguish ..."

5. Contributions to the Theory of Natural Selection: A Series of Essays by Alfred Russel Wallace (1875)
"<**' externally, as if it acquired also the disagreeable odour; always supposing that there were only a few of them among a great number of the heliconias. ..."

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