Definition of Arum family

1. Noun. Anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit; philodendron.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arum Family

artuating
artwise
artwork
artworks
artworld
artworlds
arty
arty-crafty
arugola
arugolas
arugula
arugulas
arui
arum
arum family (current term)
arum lily
arums
arundiferous
arundinaceous
arundineous
arundinoid
arundinoids
arupite
aruspex
aruspices
aruspicy
arval
arval-bread
arvals

Literary usage of Arum family

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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"arum family. Herbs mostly with basal long-petioled simple or compound leaves, and spatha- ceous inflorescence, the spathe enclosing or subtending a spadix. ..."

2. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1891)
"NOTES UPON THE CRYSTALS IN CERTAIN SPECIES OF THE arum family. By Prof. WILLIAM R. LAZENBY, Columbus, Ohio. [ABSTRACT.l THE liquid contents of the cells of ..."

3. The Elements of Botany for Beginners and for Schools by Asa Gray (1887)
"The most familiar examples of this division are offered by the arum family. There are various exceptions to this style of inflorescence, and the division, ..."

4. Blossom Hosts and Insect Guests: How the Heath Family, the Bluets, the by William Hamilton Gibson (1901)
"... THE LORDS AND LADIES OF THE arum family THE most remarkable member of the Arum family is a British subject. Its method of welcome and an ..."

5. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1891)
"A few species of seeds examined, especially those with a hard endosperm. NOTES UPON THE CRYSTALS IN CERTAIN SPECIES OF THE arum family. By Prof. ..."

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