Definition of Membranaceous. Meaning of Membranaceous. Synonyms of Membranaceous

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Definition of Membranaceous

Membranaceous
Membranaceous Mem`bra*na"ceous, a. [L. membranaceus.] 1. Same as Membranous. --Arbuthnot. 2. (Bot.) Thin and rather soft or pliable, as the leaves of the rose, peach tree, and aspen poplar.

Meaning of Membranaceous from wikipedia

- Astragalus propinquus (syn. Astragalus membranaceus, commonly known as Mongolian milkvetch in English and as huáng qí (Chinese: 黃芪), běi qí (Chinese: 北芪)...
- sheath flattened or sometimes thickened, with a blunt or hooded apex and membranaceous ligule. Many of the species are important pasture plants, used extensively...
- 47 in), elliptic in outline, sharply angled at the apex, papery to membranaceous in texture, ciliate (i.e., fringed) along the upper margins, and longitudinally...
- semi-succulent (or fleshy) growth form. It also has loose, membranaceous leaf sheaths and membranaceous lateral extensions (auricles) on the primary bracts of...
- semiorbicular pod 2–3 cm diameter, surrounded by a flat 4–6 cm diameter membranaceous wing (wing-like structure) which aids dispersal by the wind. It contains...
- bractlets and three sterile flowers, each flower consisting of a sessile, membranaceous, usually two-lobed, calyx. Each calyx bears four short filaments with...
- axillary, subterranean branches that do not bear green leaves but only membranaceous, scale-like ones. In some Cyperus species the stolons end with the growth...
- elliptic or elliptic-orbicular, acute or obtuse, some having tiny, membranaceous sheaths at base. It has axillary scapes (1–3 cm long) that are slender...
- indicated as being hepatotoxic included Dictamnus dasycarpus, Astragalus membranaceous, and Paeonia lactiflora. Contrary to po****r belief, Ganoderma lucidum...
- except for lepidote scales. Seeds thin, with 2 wings; wings hyaline, membranaceous, and sharply demarcated from the seed body. Tabebuia is distinguished...
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