Definition of Genus Carnegiea
1. Noun. Caryophylloid dicot genus with only one species: saguaro.
Generic synonyms: Caryophylloid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Cactaceae, Cactus Family, Family Cactaceae
Member holonyms: Carnegiea Gigantea, Saguaro, Sahuaro
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Carnegiea
Literary usage of Genus Carnegiea
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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1910)
"The genus Carnegiea, dedicated to Mr. Andrew Carnegie and formerly known as Cereus giganteus, consists of a single species. Some of these plants attain a ..."