Definition of Setaria

1. Noun. Annual or perennial grasses of warm regions: bristlegrasses.




Medical Definition of Setaria

1. A genus of parasitic nematodes found in the peritoneal cavity of wild or domestic cattle or equines. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Setaria

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set theoretically
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set top box
set up
set up shop
set upon
seta
setaceous
setae
setal
setar
setaria (current term)
setariasis
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setas
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setback
setbacks
setbolt
setbolts
setdown
setdowns
setee
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setenant
setenants

Literary usage of Setaria

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

1. The Animal Parasites of Man by Harold Benjamin Fantham, Maximilian Gustav Christian Carl Braun (1916)
"setaria equina is a frequent parasite of horses and asses ; it inhabits the peritoneal cavity, and from there occasionally invades the female genitalia or ..."

2. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1908)
"This specimen in most points with the description of P. setaria, Wdm., ... recent Monograph, agrees in its identification as P. setaria, Mgn. —HW ANDREWS. ..."

3. Forage Plants and Their Culture by Charles Vancouver Piper (1914)
"The term millet has been used agriculturally with a wide meaning, having been applied to about 10 species of grasses belonging to the genera setaria or ..."

4. Forage Plants and Their Culture by Charles Vancouver Piper (1914)
"The term millet has been used agriculturally with a wide meaning, having been applied to about 10 species of grasses belonging to the genera setaria or ..."

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