Definition of Tipuana
1. Noun. One species: South American tree: tipu tree.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Pride Of Bolivia, Tipu, Tipu Tree, Yellow Jacaranda
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Literary usage of Tipuana
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Journal of Botany by Sir William Jackson Hooker (1853)
"A large free-flowering handsome tree, known in the Parana by the name of Tif,& of Peru, and giving its name to the valley of Tipuana, where the best gold iu ..."
2. Hooker's Journal of Botany and Kew Garden Miscellany by William Jackson Hooker (1853)
"This section, which may be called Tipuana, includes the M. grandiflorum (Benth. in Hook. Journ. Bot. vol. ii. p. 67), and M. Tipu*, a hitherto undescribed ..."
3. The Treasury of Botany: A Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom; with by John Lindley (1866)
"Tipuana. Three large Brazilian шИ Bolivian trees have recently been separated fr<nn ... being also called Tipuana, ! from the presence of these trees. ..."
4. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"—*petiolaris. —"platyphyllos. —*tomentosa. — ulmifolia: *T. cordata. —*vulgaris. TILLANDSIA. T. usneoides (Spanish Moss). Tipuana. T. speciosa. TORENIA. ..."