Definition of Genus hedysarum
1. Noun. Genus of herbs of north temperate regions.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Hedysarum Boreale, Sweet Vetch, French Honeysuckle, Hedysarum Coronarium, Sulla
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Hedysarum
Literary usage of Genus hedysarum
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1. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington (1903)
"186 AUGUST 6, 1902 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BIOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON THE GENUS HEDYSARUM IN THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS. BY AVEN NELSON. Most of the material that ..."
2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1864)
"This specimen is not in the general collection, but is contained in a special collection of the genus Hedysarum, which is accompanied by a numbered list. ..."
3. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1891)
"... excepting the northern genus Hedysarum, are found either in the Interior or Pacific regions, ..."
4. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1844)
"... adopted in the different subdivisions of the Linnaean genus Hedysarum for the protection of the pod and its contents during their progress to maturity. ..."
5. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People by Chambers, W. and R., publ (1876)
"The genus Hedysarum contains many species, extensively diffused over the warmer parts of the world. A few are found in cold regions, ..."