Definition of Genus Bougainvillaea
1. Noun. Ornamental tropical woody vines.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Allioniaceae, Family Allioniaceae, Family Nyctaginaceae, Four-o'clock Family, Nyctaginaceae
Member holonyms: Bougainvillea
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Bougainvillaea
Literary usage of Genus Bougainvillaea
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1. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1897)
"genus Bougainvillaea BOUGAINVILLAEA (named in honour of the French navigator Do Bougainville). A genus of seven or eight gorgeous stove or greenhouse shrubs ..."