Definition of Hippocrepis

1. Noun. Species of Old World herbs or subshrubs: horseshoe vetch.

Exact synonyms: Genus Hippocrepis
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hippocrepis

Hinton test
Hipparchus
Hippeastrum puniceum
Hippel
Hippelates
Hippo Regius
Hippobosca equina
Hippoboscidae
Hippocastanaceae
Hippocrates
Hippocrates of Cos
Hippocratic
Hippocratic oath
Hippocratic oaths
Hippocratism
Hippocrepis
Hippocrepis comosa
Hippodamia
Hippodamia convergens
Hippoglossoides
Hippoglossoides platessoides
Hippoglossus
Hippoglossus hippoglossus
Hippoglossus stenolepsis
Hippolyte Jean Giraudoux
Hippopotamidae
Hippopotamus amphibius
Hipposideridae
Hipposideros
Hippotragus

Literary usage of Hippocrepis

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1. Maryland Geological Survey by Maryland Geological Survey (1916)
"... hippocrepis (DeKay) Morton Ammonites hippocrepis DeKay, 1827, Ann. NY Lye. Nat . ... hippocrepis Conrad, 1868, Cook's Geol. of New Jersey, p. 730. ..."

2. Handbook of Hardy Herbaceous and Alpine Flowers by William Sutherland (1871)
"hippocrepis comosa (Tufted Horse-Shoe Vetch).—This is a member of a small family of European plants mostly annual, and is the only perennial in cultivation ..."

3. Reports Dealing with the Systematic Geology and Paleontology of Maryland by Maryland Geological Survey (1916)
"... hippocrepis (DeKay) Morton Ammonites hippocrepis DeKay, 1827, Ann. NY Lye. Nat. ... hippocrepis Conrad, 1868. Cook's Geol. of New Jersey, p. 730. ..."

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