Definition of Ceratonia

1. Noun. Carobs.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ceratonia

Cepphus columba
Cepphus grylle
Ceqli
Ceram Sea
Cerambycidae
Cerapteryx
Cerapteryx graminis
Cerastes cornutus
Cerastium
Cerastium alpinum
Cerastium arvense
Cerastium tomentosum
Ceratitis
Ceratitis capitata
Ceratodontidae
Ceratonia (current term)
Ceratonia siliqua
Ceratopetalum
Ceratopetalum gummiferum
Ceratophyllaceae
Ceratophyllidae
Ceratophyllum
Ceratophyllus
Ceratopogon
Ceratopsia
Ceratopsidae
Ceratopteris
Ceratopteris pteridioides
Ceratopteris thalictroides
Ceratostomataceae

Literary usage of Ceratonia

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

1. Publication by Field Museum of Natural History (1902)
"[Mimosa Ceratonia L. Eggers Fl. 269.] 358. MIMOSA PUDICA L. Sand}- fields and roadsides near Mt. Stewart. Aug. (496). ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"... xv, 16), translated "husks" (AV; DV), the coarse pods of the locust tree, Ceratonia siliqua, "St. John's bread-tree". DV "stacte"). ..."

3. The plants of the Bible, trees and shrubs by John Hutton Balfour (1885)
"(Ceratonia Siliqua, Linn.) "The husks that the swine did eat."—LUKE xv. 16. ... algaroba of the Spaniards and Moors, Ceratonia Siliqua of botanists. ..."

4. The Plants of the Bible by John Hutton Balfour (1885)
"(Ceratonia Siliqua, Linn.) "The husks that the swine did eat."—LUKE xv. 16. ... algaroba of the Spaniards and Moors, Ceratonia Siliqua of botanists. ..."

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