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Definition of Aleurites moluccana

Aleurites moluccana
Candlenut Can"dle*nut`, n. 1. The fruit of a euphorbiaceous tree or shrub (Aleurites moluccana), native of some of the Pacific islands. It is used by the natives as a candle. The oil from the nut ( candlenut, or kekune, oil) has many uses. 2. The tree itself.

Meaning of Aleurites moluccana from wikipedia

- the gender of the Latin genus Aleurites molucc****. While there are many online references to the name "Aleurites moluccana", this is not a name that is...
- feminine grammatical gender to the genus name Aleurites, as for example in the species name Aleurites moluccana. The current International Code of Nomenclature...
- term "varnish tree" is also occasionally applied to the Candlenut, Aleurites moluccana, a southeast Asian tree unrelated to Toxicodendron). Poison sumac...
- Contributions to Polynesia's Social Heritage: The Legacy of Candlenut Tree (Aleurites moluccana) Forests and Bamboo (Schizostachyum glaucifolium) Groves on the Island...
- trees and shrubs of Hawaii: Acacia confusa Acacia mearnsii Albizia saman Aleurites molucc**** Breadfruit Calophyllum inophyllum Casuarina equisetifolia Casuarina...
- alternative food when yield of other crops was insufficient. Candlenut (Aleurites moluccana), used in many South East Asian cuisines. Chestnuts (Castanea spp...
- (Hibiscus tiliaceus) and naturalized (Polynesian introductions) ****ui (Aleurites moluccana) and milo (Thespesia populnea) for the past 1,000–2,000 years. The...
- Maastrichtian–Recent PreꞒ Ꞓ O S D C P T J K Pg N Parts of the candlenut tree (Aleurites moluccana) Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Clade: Tracheophytes...
- indigenous Genus Aleurites: Aleurites moluccana (L.) Willd. not indigenous, naturalised Aleurites moluccana (L.) Willd. var. moluccana, not indigenous...
- species there include Sterculia foetida, Callophyllum teysmanii, and Aleurites moluccana. Eucalyptus alba is found in rocky areas, and palm and acacia trees...