Definition of Cassia. Meaning of Cassia. Synonyms of Cassia
Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Cassia. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Cassia and, of course, Cassia synonyms and on the right images related to the word Cassia.
Definition of Cassia
No result for Cassia. Showing similar results...
Cassia ChamaecristaPartridge Par"tridge, n. [OE. partriche, pertriche, OF.
pertris, perdriz, F. perdrix, L. perdix, -icis, fr. Gr. ?.]
1. Any one of numerous species of small gallinaceous birds of
the genus Perdix and several related genera of the
family Perdicid[ae], of the Old World. The partridge is
noted as a game bird.
Full many a fat partrich had he in mew. --Chaucer.
Note: The common European, or gray, partridge (Perdix
cinerea) and the red-legged partridge (Caccabis
rubra) of Southern Europe and Asia are well-known
2. Any one of several species of quail-like birds belonging
to Colinus, and allied genera. [U.S.]
Note: Among them are the bobwhite (Colinus Virginianus) of
the Eastern States; the plumed, or mountain, partridge
(Oreortyx pictus) of California; the Massena
partridge (Cyrtonyx Montezum[ae]); and the California
partridge (Callipepla Californica).
3. The ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus). [New Eng.]
Bamboo partridge (Zo["o]l.), a spurred partridge of the
genus Bambusicola. Several species are found in China
and the East Indies.
Night partridge (Zo["o]l.), the woodcock. [Local, U.S.]
Painted partridge (Zo["o]l.), a francolin of South Africa
Partridge berry. (Bot.)
(a) The scarlet berry of a trailing american plant
(Mitchella repens) of the order Rubiace[ae],
having roundish evergreen leaves, and white fragrant
flowers sometimes tinged with purple, growing in pairs
with the ovaries united, and producing the berries
which remain over winter; also, the plant itself.
(b) The fruit of the creeping wintergreen (Gaultheria
procumbens); also, the plant itself.
Partridge dove (Zo["o]l.) Same as Mountain witch, under
Partridge pea (Bot.), a yellow-flowered leguminous herb
(Cassia Cham[ae]crista), common in sandy fields in the
Eastern United States.
Partridge shell (Zo["o]l.), a large marine univalve shell
(Dolium perdix), having colors variegated like those of
(a) A variegated wood, much esteemed for cabinetwork. It
is obtained from tropical America, and one source of
it is said to be the leguminous tree Andira inermis.
Called also pheasant wood.
(b) A name sometimes given to the dark-colored and
striated wood of some kind of palm, which is used for
walking sticks and umbrella handles.
Sea partridge (Zo["o]l.), an Asiatic sand partridge
(Ammoperdix Bonhami); -- so called from its note.
Snow partridge (Zo["o]l.), a large spurred partridge
(Lerwa nivicola) which inhabits the high mountains of
Spruce partridge. See under Spruce.
Wood partridge, or Hill partridge (Zo["o]l.), any small
Asiatic partridge of the genus Arboricola. Cassia FistulaPudding Pud"ding, n. [Cf. F. boudin black pudding, sausage, L.
botulus, botellus, a sausage, G. & Sw. pudding pudding, Dan.
podding, pudding, LG. puddig thick, stumpy, W. poten, potten,
also E. pod, pout, v.]
1. A species of food of a soft or moderately hard
consistence, variously made, but often a compound of flour
or meal, with milk and eggs, etc.
And solid pudding against empty praise. --Pope.
2. Anything resembling, or of the softness and consistency
3. An intestine; especially, an intestine stuffed with meat,
etc.; a sausage. --Shak.
4. Any food or victuals.
Eat your pudding, slave, and hold your tongue.
5. (Naut.) Same as Puddening.
Pudding grass (Bot.), the true pennyroyal (Mentha
Pulegium), formerly used to flavor stuffing for roast
meat. --Dr. Prior.
Pudding pie, a pudding with meat baked in it. --Taylor
Pudding pipe (Bot.), the long, cylindrical pod of the
leguminous tree Cassia Fistula. The seeds are separately
imbedded in a sweetish pulp. See Cassia.
Pudding sleeve, a full sleeve like that of the English
clerical gown. --Swift.
Pudding stone. (Min.) See Conglomerate, n., 2.
(a) The time of dinner, pudding being formerly the dish
first eaten. [Obs.] --Johnson.
(b) The nick of time; critical time. [Obs.]
Mars, that still protects the stout, In pudding
time came to his aid. --Hudibras. Cassia occidentalisStyptic Styp"tic, a. [L. stypticus, Gr. ?, fr. ? to contract.]
Producing contraction; stopping bleeding; having the quality
of restraining hemorrhage when applied to the bleeding part;
astringent. [Written also stiptic.]
Styptic weed (Bot.), an American leguminous herb (Cassia
occidentalis) closely related to the wild senna.
Circassian Cir*cas"sian, a.
Of or pertaining to Circassia, in Asia. -- n. A native or
inhabitant of Circassia.
Meaning of Cassia from wikipedia
- C****ia typically refers
bark, the ****e made from the bark of East Asian evergreen
may also refer
to: Cinnamon trees
- Cinnamomum c****ia
, called Chinese c****ia
cinnamon, is an evergreen
China, and widely cultivated there
- shower c****ia C****ia agnes
(de Wit) Brenan C****ia aldabrensis
Hemsl. C****ia angolensis Hiern C****ia arereh Delile C****ia artensis
(Montr.) Beauv. C****ia
from the related species Cinnamomum c****ia
, also referred
to as "c****ia
". In 2016, Indonesia
and China produced
75% of the world's...
or K****ia, Byzantine abbess
and music scholar Cássia Eller
(1962–2001), Brazilian musician Cássia
Kiss, Brazilian actress C****ià Maria
fistula, commonly known
shower, purging c****ia
laburnum, or pudding-pipe tree, is a flowering plant
in the subfamily, Caesalpinioideae...
Kis (born January
6, 1958) is a Brazilian
actress. Formerly known
Kiss, she included
her husband's family
name in her stage
- This page is about
by Linnaeus. Later authors usually applied
tora (originally described...
wine, or Kuei Hua Chen Chiew
is an alcoholic Chinese
from weak baijiu
- Cássia Rejane Eller
(Portuguese: /ˈkasjɐ ʁeˈʒɐni ˈɛleʁ/) (December 10, 1962 – December
29, 2001) was a Brazilian singer
and musician. She came to prominence...
Recent Searches ...
Related images to Cassia