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Definition of O Dillenii

O Dillenii
Prickly Prick"ly, a. Full of sharp points or prickles; armed or covered with prickles; as, a prickly shrub. Prickly ash (Bot.), a prickly shrub (Xanthoxylum Americanum) with yellowish flowers appearing with the leaves. All parts of the plant are pungent and aromatic. The southern species is X. Carolinianum. --Gray. Prickly heat (Med.), a noncontagious cutaneous eruption of red pimples, attended with intense itching and tingling of the parts affected. It is due to inflammation of the sweat glands, and is often brought on by overheating the skin in hot weather. Prickly pear (Bot.), a name given to several plants of the cactaceous genus Opuntia, American plants consisting of fleshy, leafless, usually flattened, and often prickly joints inserted upon each other. The sessile flowers have many petals and numerous stamens. The edible fruit is a large pear-shaped berry containing many flattish seeds. The common species of the Northern Atlantic States is Opuntia vulgaris. In the South and West are many others, and in tropical America more than a hundred more. O. vulgaris, O. Ficus-Indica, and O. Tuna are abundantly introduced in the Mediterranean region, and O. Dillenii has become common in India. Prickly pole (Bot.), a West Indian palm (Bactris Plumierana), the slender trunk of which bears many rings of long black prickles. Prickly withe (Bot.), a West Indian cactaceous plant (Cereus triangularis) having prickly, slender, climbing, triangular stems. Prickly rat (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of South American burrowing rodents belonging to Ctenomys and allied genera. The hair is usually intermingled with sharp spines.

Meaning of O Dillenii from wikipedia

- Oxalis dillenii, also the southern wood-sorrel and slender yellow woodsorrel, is part of the wood-sorrel family Oxalidaceae, in the genus Oxalis. Like...
- cactus is due to invade Yala National Park. Cactus dillenii Ker Gawl. Cactus strictus Haw. Opuntia dillenii (Ker Gawl.) Haw. Opuntia vulgaris var. balearica...
- dejecta Opuntia dillenii Opuntia diploursinafound around Grand Canyon and Lake Mead National Recreation Area; diploid (2n=22); resembles O. trichophora...
- Opuntia in the USA, O. anahuacensis has been mistaken for other species. It is commonly misidentified as O. lindheimeri and less commonly as O. bentonii. Shaw...
- as naturalised in Australia: Opuntia aurantiaca Opuntia dejecta Opuntia dillenii Opuntia elata Opuntia elatior Opuntia engelmannii Opuntia ficus-indica...
- dehradunensis Oxalis depressa Oxalis dichondrifoliapeonyleaf wood sorrel Oxalis dillenii Jacquinsouthern yellow woodsorrel, Dillen's woodsorrel, Sus**** yellow-sorrel...
- daghestanica Chinth. Anthyllis dillenii Don Anthyllis dillenii Schult. ex Steud. Anthyllis dillenii sensu auct. Anthyllis dillenii var. praepropera A. Kern...
- Canadian plants by family Families: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I J K | L | M | N | O | P Q | R | S | T | U V W | X Y Z Oedipodium griffithianum...
- Nyctanthes arbortristis, Linn. Harsingar (हारसिंगार) Verbenaceae 145. Opuntia dillenii, Hair. Nagphani (नागफनी) Cactaceae 146. Petalidium barlerioides, Nees....
- hindwings are white. The larvae feed on Opuntia spinosissima and Opuntia dillenii. They feed on the fruit of their host plant. The larvae are dark gray....
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