Definition of Cenchrus. Meaning of Cenchrus. Synonyms of Cenchrus

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Cenchrus. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Cenchrus and, of course, Cenchrus synonyms and on the right images related to the word Cenchrus.

Definition of Cenchrus

No result for Cenchrus. Showing similar results...

Cenchrus tribuloides
Hedgehog Hedge"hog`, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) A small European insectivore (Erinaceus Europ[ae]us), and other allied species of Asia and Africa, having the hair on the upper part of its body mixed with prickles or spines. It is able to roll itself into a ball so as to present the spines outwardly in every direction. It is nocturnal in its habits, feeding chiefly upon insects. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The Canadian porcupine.[U.S] 3. (Bot.) A species of Medicago (M. intertexta), the pods of which are armed with short spines; -- popularly so called. --Loudon. 4. A form of dredging machine. --Knight. Hedgehog caterpillar (Zo["o]l.), the hairy larv[ae] of several species of bombycid moths, as of the Isabella moth. It curls up like a hedgehog when disturbed. See Woolly bear, and Isabella moth. Hedgehog fish (Zo["o]l.), any spinose plectognath fish, esp. of the genus Diodon; the porcupine fish. Hedgehog grass (Bot.), a grass with spiny involucres, growing on sandy shores; burgrass (Cenchrus tribuloides). Hedgehog rat (Zo["o]l.), one of several West Indian rodents, allied to the porcupines, but with ratlike tails, and few quills, or only stiff bristles. The hedgehog rats belong to Capromys, Plagiodon, and allied genera. Hedgehog shell (Zo["o]l.), any spinose, marine, univalve shell of the genus Murex. Hedgehog thistle (Bot.), a plant of the Cactus family, globular in form, and covered with spines (Echinocactus). Sea hedgehog. See Diodon.

Meaning of Cenchrus from wikipedia

- related genus Pennisetum. Species Cenchrus abyssinicus (Hack.) Morrone - Ethiopia, Tanzania, Yemen, Limpopo, Mpumalanga Cenchrus agrimonioides Trin. – kāmanomano...
- Cenchrus purpureus, synonym Pennisetum purpureum, also known as Napier gr****, elephant gr**** or Uganda gr****, is a species of perennial tropical gr****...
- Cenchrus setaceus, commonly known as crimson fountaingr****, is a C4 perennial bunch gr**** that is native to open, scrubby habitats in East Africa, tropical...
- Cenchrus ciliaris (buffel-gr**** or African foxtail gr****; syn. Pennisetum ciliare (L.) Link) is a species of gr**** native to most of Africa, southern Asia...
- Extension Southern Sandspur (Southern Sandbur), Cenchrus echinatus L." Retrieved 2008-06-15. Cenchrus echinatus. Archived September 18, 2009, at the Wayback...
- Cenchrus longispinus is a species of gr****, also known as spiny burr gr**** or gentle Annie. Its fruits are clumped into "burrs" with sharp, barbed spines...
- Cenchrus is a genus of about 25 species of gr****es. Cenchrus may also refer to: Cenchrus (insect), a specialized anatomical structure in the insect group...
- for Cenchrus Tribuloides". USDA Plants Database. United States Department of Agriculture. Retrieved 30 April 2017. Stieber, Michael T. "Cenchrus". Retrieved...
- Cenchrus spinifex. Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. 2008. Media related to Cenchrus spinifex at Wikimedia Commons Data related to Cenchrus spinifex...
- Cenchrus biflorus is a species of annual gr**** in the family Poaceae. Common names include Indian sandbur, Bhurat or Bhurut in India, Haskaneet in Sudan...
Loading...