Definition of Genus galega
1. Noun. Small genus of Eurasian herbs: goat's rue.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Galega Officinalis, Goat Rue, Goat's Rue
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Galega
Literary usage of Genus galega
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1. Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse by Edward Step (1896)
"genus galega GALERA (Greek, gala, milk ; supposed to increase the milk of goats fed upon it). A genus of erect perennial herbs containing only three species ..."
2. Muhlenbergia: A Journal of Botany edited by Amos Arthur Heller, Patrick Beveridge Kennedy (1909)
"... affinities are probably with the genus Cracca, since Linnaeus, in the second edition of his work, referred his species of Cracca to the genus Galega. ..."
3. Bulletin of Pharmacy (1893)
"There are several species of the genus Galega, but we have not been able to find a species recorded which is represented by the ..."