Definition of Genus Cnicus

1. Noun. One species: blessed thistle.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Cnicus

genus Cleistes
genus Clematis
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 (current term)
genus Cnidoscolus
genus Coccothraustes
genus Cocculus
genus Coccus
genus Coccyzus
genus Cochlearia
genus Cochlearius
genus Cocos
genus Codariocalyx
genus Codiaeum
genus Coeloglossum
genus Coelogyne
genus Coelophysis
genus Coereba

Literary usage of Genus Cnicus

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1. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1901)
"Dr. Gray, in his revision of the genus Cnicus for the Synoptical Flora of North America (' : 403) says: i Var. canescens, Gray, is merely a form with ..."

2. American Medical and Philosophical Register: Or, Annals of Medicine, Natural edited by David Hosack, John Wakefield Francis (1814)
"... you will find it to be manifestly plumose, which is the character by which he distinguishes the genus cnicus from the carduus and serratula. ..."

3. An Arrangement of British Plants: According to the Latest Improvements of by William Withering (1830)
"Various plants usually comprehended under Carduus, have been, by some authors, detached to constitute the genus Cnicus, merely on account of the down of the ..."

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