Definition of Pistacia. Meaning of Pistacia. Synonyms of Pistacia

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Definition of Pistacia

Pistacia
Pistacia Pis*ta"ci*a, n. [NL. See Pistachio.] (Bot.) The name of a genus of trees, including the tree which bears the pistachio, the Mediterranean mastic tree (Pistacia Lentiscus), and the species (P. Terebinthus) which yields Chian or Cyprus turpentine.

Meaning of Pistacia from wikipedia

- Pistacia is a genus of flowering plants in the cashew family, Anacardiaceae. It contains 10 to 20 species that are native to Africa and Eurasia from the...
- The pistachio (/pɪˈstɑːʃiˌoʊ, -ˈstæ-/, Pistacia vera), a member of the cashew family, is a small tree originating from Central Asia and the Middle East...
- Pistacia chinensis (English: Chinese pistache; Chinese: 黄連木; pinyin: huángliánmù) is a small to medium-sized tree in the genus Pistacia in the cashew...
- Pistacia terebinthus, known commonly as terebinth and turpentine tree, is a species of Pistacia, native to Iran, and the Mediterranean region from the...
- Pistacia lentiscus (also lentisk; mastic; Gr****: μαστίχα mastíkha ) is a dioecious evergreen shrub or small tree of the genus Pistacia, growing up to 4 m...
- Pistacia atlantica is a species of pistachio tree known by the English common name Mt. Atlas mastic tree and as the Persian turpentine tree. In Iran it...
- Pistacia palaestina is a tree or shrub member of the family Anacardiaceae (the sumac family) common in the Levant region (especially Palestine and Syria)...
- tree, marula, yellow mombin, Peruvian pepper and cuachalalate. The genus Pistacia (which includes the pistachio and mastic tree) is now included, but was...
- السنط‎, Wadi es-Sunt), so called after the large and shady terebinth trees (Pistacia atlantica) which are indigenous to its parts, and best known as the place...
- Two similar species of the plant genus Pistacia: Pistacia palaestina of the Asiatic Mediterranean region Pistacia terebinthus of more westerly parts of...
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