pelican-flower

kartuolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kartuolinių (Aristolochiaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Aristolochia). atitikmenys: lot. Aristolochia angl. birthwort; pelican-flower vok. Osterluzei; Pfeifenblume rus. аристолохия; кирказон lenk. kokornak

Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas. – Vilnius: Mokslo ir enciklopedijų leidybos institutas. . 2007.

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  • Pelican flower — Pelican Pel i*can, n. [F. p[ e]lican, L. pelicanus, pelecanus, Gr. ?, ?, ?, the woodpecker, and also a water bird of the pelican kind, fr. ? to hew with an ax, akin to Skr. para[,c]u.] [Written also {pelecan}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any large webfooted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pelican flower — noun : any of several tropical vines of the genus Aristolochia (especially A. grandiflora) the shape of whose flowers suggests a pelican * * * pelican flower, a tropical vine with a wide flower made up of a large greenish yellow tube that starts… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pelican-flower — /pel i keuhn flow euhr/, n. a woody vine, Aristolochia grandiflora, of the West Indies, having heart shaped leaves and purple spotted, purple veined flowers from 18 to 24 in. (46 to 61 cm) wide with a long, taillike structure at the tip of the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pelican flower — noun Any of several tropical vines of the genus Aristolochia (especially A. grandiflora) the shape of whose flowers suggests a pelican …   Wiktionary

  • pelican-flower — /pel i keuhn flow euhr/, n. a woody vine, Aristolochia grandiflora, of the West Indies, having heart shaped leaves and purple spotted, purple veined flowers from 18 to 24 in. (46 to 61 cm) wide with a long, taillike structure at the tip of the… …   Universalium

  • Pelican flower — Aristolochia (E) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Pelican — Pel i*can, n. [F. p[ e]lican, L. pelicanus, pelecanus, Gr. ?, ?, ?, the woodpecker, and also a water bird of the pelican kind, fr. ? to hew with an ax, akin to Skr. para[,c]u.] [Written also {pelecan}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any large webfooted bird of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pelican fish — Pelican Pel i*can, n. [F. p[ e]lican, L. pelicanus, pelecanus, Gr. ?, ?, ?, the woodpecker, and also a water bird of the pelican kind, fr. ? to hew with an ax, akin to Skr. para[,c]u.] [Written also {pelecan}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any large webfooted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pelican ibis — Pelican Pel i*can, n. [F. p[ e]lican, L. pelicanus, pelecanus, Gr. ?, ?, ?, the woodpecker, and also a water bird of the pelican kind, fr. ? to hew with an ax, akin to Skr. para[,c]u.] [Written also {pelecan}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any large webfooted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pelican in her piety — Pelican Pel i*can, n. [F. p[ e]lican, L. pelicanus, pelecanus, Gr. ?, ?, ?, the woodpecker, and also a water bird of the pelican kind, fr. ? to hew with an ax, akin to Skr. para[,c]u.] [Written also {pelecan}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any large webfooted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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