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A majus
Snapdragon Snap"drag`on, n. 1. (Bot.) (a) Any plant of the scrrophulariaceous genus Antirrhinum, especially the cultivated A. majus, whose showy flowers are fancifully likened to the face of a dragon. (b) A West Indian herb (Ruellia tuberosa) with curiously shaped blue flowers. 2. A play in which raisins are snatched from a vessel containing burning brandy, and eaten; also, that which is so eaten. See Flapdragon. --Swift.
Chelidonium majus
Chelidonic Chel`i*don"ic, a. [See Celandine.] (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or derived from, the celandine. Chelidonic acid, a weak acid extracted from the celandine (Chelidonium majus), as a white crystalline substance.
Majusculae
Majusculae Ma*jus"cu*l[ae], n. pl. [L., fem. pl. fr. majusculus somewhat greater or great, dim. of major, majus. See Major.] (Pal[ae]ography) Capital letters, as found in manuscripts of the sixth century and earlier.
Majuscule
Majuscule Ma*jus"cule, n. [Cf. F. majuscule. See Majuscul[ae].] A capital letter; especially, one used in ancient manuscripts. See Majuscul[ae]. Majuscule writing, writing composed wholly of capital letters, especially the style which prevailed in Europe from the third to the sixth century.
Majuscule writing
Majuscule Ma*jus"cule, n. [Cf. F. majuscule. See Majuscul[ae].] A capital letter; especially, one used in ancient manuscripts. See Majuscul[ae]. Majuscule writing, writing composed wholly of capital letters, especially the style which prevailed in Europe from the third to the sixth century.
Tropaeolum majus
Nasturtium Nas*tur"tium, n. [L. nasturtium, for nasitortium, fr. nasus nose + torquere, tortum, to twist, torture, in allusion to the causing one to make a wry face by its pungent taste. See Nose of the face, and Torture.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of cruciferous plants, having white or yellowish flowers, including several species of cress. They are found chiefly in wet or damp grounds, and have a pungent biting taste. 2. (Bot.) Any plant of the genus Trop[ae]olum, geraniaceous herbs, having mostly climbing stems, peltate leaves, and spurred flowers, and including the common Indian cress (Trop[ae]olum majus), the canary-bird flower (T. peregrinum), and about thirty more species, all natives of South America. The whole plant has a warm pungent flavor, and the fleshy fruits are used as a substitute for capers, while the leaves and flowers are sometimes used in salads.

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- of Islam." Today the term majus is distinct from Arabic kafir "unbeliever". Persian gabr is no longer synonymous with majus. Subsequent usage by takfiris...
- There are five subspecies: Antirrhinum majus subsp. majus. Southern France, northeast Spain. Antirrhinum majus subsp. cirrhigerum (Ficalho) Franco. Southern...
- ISBN 978-1845337315. Jepson Flora: Tropaeolum majus Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk: Tropaeolum majus H. W. "Das Elisabeth Linné-Phänomen (sogenanntes...
- identified as A. majus but the trade name Aatrillal is still used today to refer to the yellowish-brown powder made from its seeds. Ammi majus contains significant...
- Chelidonium majus, commonly known as greater celandine, nipplewort, swallowwort or tetterwort, is a herbaceous perennial plant in the poppy family Papaveraceae...
- Philosophiae. Opus Majus, Volume I in the Internet Archiveoriginal text in Latin (omitting Part IV), ed. by John Henry Bridges, 1897. Opus Majus, Volume I in...
- The labia majora (singular: labium majus) are two prominent longitudinal cutaneous folds that extend downward and backward from the mons pubis to the...
- Yellow Snapdragon Flower Antirrhinum majus Flower Pink Snapdragon Flower Yellow Snapdragon Flower Antirrhinum majus Flower Pink Snapdragon Flower White...
- Wangsa Maju is a township and a constituency in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This area is surrounded by Setapak, Taman Melati and Gombak district in Selangor...
- America. "Trichadenotecnum majus Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-24. "Trichadenotecnum majus". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-09-24...
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