Definition of Anemones

1. Noun. (plural of anemone) ¹



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Definition of Anemones

1. anemone [n] - See also: anemone

Lexicographical Neighbors of Anemones

anemology
anemometer
anemometers
anemometre
anemometres
anemometric
anemometrical
anemometries
anemometrograph
anemometrographs
anemometry
anemone
anemone fish
anemonefish
anemonefishes
anemones (current term)
anemonic
anemonic acid
anemonies
anemonin
anemonol
anemony
anemophilous
anemophily
anemophobia
anemophyte
anemophytes
anemorphilous
anemorumbometer
anemorumbometers

Literary usage of Anemones

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

1. Catalogue of Drawings by British Artists and Artists of Foreign Origin by Laurence Binyon (1902)
"(b) anemones. Two double and one single. Water colours ; 7J x 4J in. (c) anemones. ... (a) THREE anemones ; one of a large, two of a small kind. ..."

2. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1896)
"anemones have had their place in English gardens for History. ijj ел • -iiir ... Still, the old Poppy anemones and Garden anemones, as A. coronaria and A. ..."

3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists (1869)
"OUR SEA-anemones. BY AE VERRILL. To all frequenters of the sea-shore during the summer months who take pleasure in seeking and studying the many wonderful ..."

4. Biological Bulletin by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.) (1907)
"1 NOTES ON THE BEHAVIOR OF SEA-anemones.1 CHAS. W. HARGITT. During the summer of 1901 while keeping a few sea-anemones in the aquarium for the purpose of ..."

5. Elementary Textbook of Economic Zoology and Entomology by Vernon Lyman Kellogg, Rennie Wilbur Doane (1915)
"Sea-anemones. The middle specimen expanded and feeding; lower specimens partly or wholly contracted and with disk closed. shore are familiar with the ..."

6. The Elementary Nervous System by George Howard Parker (1919)
"This is well exemplified in the tentacles of sea-anemones. "When a strong stimulus is applied to the ectoderm of these organs they immediately respond by ..."

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