Definition of Celastraceae

1. Noun. Trees and shrubs and woody vines usually having bright-colored fruits.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Celastraceae

Cedrus atlantica
Cedrus deodara
Cedrus libani
CeeCee
Ceefax
Ceener
Ceeners
Cefalù
Cefobid
Ceftin
Ceiba
Ceiba pentandra
Ceibhfhionn
Cek4 receptor protein-tyrosine kinase
Celastraceae
Celastric articulatus
Celastrus
Celastrus orbiculatus
Celastrus scandens
Celebes
Celebes Sea
Celebrex
Celebrityville
Celeste
Celestial City
Celestial Empire
Celestial Sphere
Celestin
Celestin tube

Literary usage of Celastraceae

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

1. Gray's New Manual of Botany: A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of by Asa Gray, Benjamin Lincoln Robinson, Merritt Lyndon Fernald (1908)
"... celastraceae (STAFF TREE FAMILY) Shrubs with simple leaves, and small regular flowers, ... celastraceae ..."

2. Materia medica and pharmacy by Reynold Webb Wilcox, Sir William Hale-White (1905)
"262. ACTION. It is a mild stimulant. USES. As a masticatory; for filling decayed teeth; for cements and varnishes. GROUP XLIX. celastraceae. Name of Plant. ..."

3. Scientific and Applied Pharmacognosy for Students of Pharmacy, and by Henry Kraemer (1915)
"celastraceae), a shrub (Fig. 175) indigenous to the central and eastern United States and Labrador. DESCRIPTION.—Usually in transversely curved pieces, ..."

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