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Definition of Spinifex

Spinifex
Spinifex Spin"i*fex, n. [NL.; L. spina spine + facere to make.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of chiefly Australian grasses, the seeds of which bear an elastic spine. S. hirsutus (black grass) and S. longifolius are useful as sand binders. S. paradoxusis a valuable perennial fodder plant. Also, a plant of this genus. 2. Any of several Australian grasses of the genus Tricuspis, which often form dense, almost impassable growth, their leaves being stiff and sharp-pointed.

Meaning of Spinifex from wikipedia

- (although not in the genus Spinifex, it is commonly referred to as "spinifex") Spinifex resin, obtained from species of Triodia Spinifex hopping mouse, a mouse...
- Spinifex is a genus of perennial coastal plants in the gr**** family. They are one of the most common plants that grow in sand dunes along the coasts of...
- Spinifex gr**** is a name which has been applied to two genera of gr****es: Spinifex (plant), a genus of gr**** which is indigenous to the coastal areas of...
- The spinifex pigeon (Geophaps plumifera), also known as the plumed-pigeon or gannaway pigeon, is one of four endemic Australian bird species within the...
- Cenchrus spinifex, known commonly as the common sandbur or coastal sandbur, is a perennial gr**** that grows from 5 to 30 inches (13 to 76 cm) high in sandy...
- Spinifex Press is an independent feminist book publisher based in Australia. It was established in March 1991 by Renate Klein and Susan Hawthorne. It has...
- The Pila Nguru, often referred to in English as the Spinifex people, are an Indigenous Australian people of Western Australia, whose lands extend to the...
- Spinifex resin is a gum coating of some species of spinifex gr****es. The resin was traditionally used in tool making by Aboriginal Australians. Many species...
- Spinifex Ridge is a molybdenum/copper and iron ore mining project in the Pilbara region of Australia, northeast of Marble Bar. Moly Mines awarded production...
- The spinifex hopping mouse (Notomys alexis), also known as the tarkawara or tarrkawarra, occurs throughout the central and western Australian arid zones...
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