Definition of Genus Clematis

1. Noun. Large genus of deciduous or evergreen woody vines or erect herbs.

Generic synonyms: Magnoliid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Buttercup Family, Crowfoot Family, Family Ranunculaceae, Ranunculaceae
Member holonyms: Clematis



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Clematis

genus Cistothorus
genus Cistus
genus Citellus
genus Citharichthys
genus Citroncirus
genus Citrullus
genus Citrus
genus Cladonia
genus Cladorhyncus
genus Cladrastis
genus Clangula
genus Clathrus
genus Claviceps
genus Claytonia
genus Cleistes
genus Clematis (current term)
genus Cleome
genus Clethra
genus Clethrionomys
genus Clianthus
genus Cliftonia
genus Clinopodium
genus Clintonia
genus Clitocybe
genus Clitoria
genus Clostridium
genus Clupea
genus Clusia
genus Cnemidophorus
genus Cnicus

Literary usage of Genus Clematis

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"A REVISION OF THE genus Clematis OF THE UNITED STATES. By JOSEPH F. JAMES, of Cincinnati, Ohio. [ABSTRACT.i] THE paper contains descriptions of all the ..."

2. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"A REVISION OF THE genus Clematis OF THE UNITED STATES. By JOSEPH F. JAMES, of Cincinnati, Ohio. [ABSTRACT.1] THE paper contains descriptions of all the ..."

3. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1896)
"genus Clematis CLEMATIS (Greek, klema, a vine-branch or tendril). A genus of about one hundred species, occurring in warm and temperate regions. ..."

4. Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Greenouse Plants / by by Loundon (Jane) (1848)
"The genus Clematis is divided into two sections ; the first of which comprises the most hardy species, and is distinguished by the tails of the carpels ..."

5. Drugs and medicines of North America: A Publication Devoted to the by John Uri Lloyd, Curtis Gates Lloyd (1885)
"It has small, petal- like bodies, resembling abortive stamens, and on this account the plant was formerly separated from the genus Clematis and named ..."

6. A Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences by Chapin Aaron Harris (1855)
"VIR'GINAL. Pertaining to a v--->. ; also, the external genital organs of a virgin. VIRGIN'S BOWER. A plant of the genus Clematis. ..."

7. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"A REVISION OF THE genus Clematis OF THE UNITED STATES. By JOSEPH F. JAMES, of Cincinnati, Ohio. [ABSTRACT.i] THE paper contains descriptions of all the ..."

8. Summarized Proceedings ... and a Directory of Members by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"A REVISION OF THE genus Clematis OF THE UNITED STATES. By JOSEPH F. JAMES, of Cincinnati, Ohio. [ABSTRACT.1] THE paper contains descriptions of all the ..."

9. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1896)
"genus Clematis CLEMATIS (Greek, klema, a vine-branch or tendril). A genus of about one hundred species, occurring in warm and temperate regions. ..."

10. Ladies' Flower-garden of Ornamental Greenouse Plants / by by Loundon (Jane) (1848)
"The genus Clematis is divided into two sections ; the first of which comprises the most hardy species, and is distinguished by the tails of the carpels ..."

11. Drugs and medicines of North America: A Publication Devoted to the by John Uri Lloyd, Curtis Gates Lloyd (1885)
"It has small, petal- like bodies, resembling abortive stamens, and on this account the plant was formerly separated from the genus Clematis and named ..."

12. A Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences by Chapin Aaron Harris (1855)
"VIR'GINAL. Pertaining to a v--->. ; also, the external genital organs of a virgin. VIRGIN'S BOWER. A plant of the genus Clematis. ..."

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