Definition of Genus Dendrocalamus
1. Noun. Giant clump-forming bamboos.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Bambuseae, Tribe Bambuseae
Member holonyms: Dendrocalamus Giganteus, Giant Bamboo, Kyo-chiku
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Dendrocalamus
Literary usage of Genus Dendrocalamus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Pamphlets on Forestry in the Philippine Islands (1917)
"dense globose, widely scattered heads the larger of which are about 2 centimeters in diameter. See Plate XI. Genus DENDROCALAMUS Nees Spikelets large; ..."
2. Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and by Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell, William Crooke (1903)
"... embracing all the common species with hollow stems, the former title being applied to a certain kind (in fact, a sp. ol a distinct genus, Dendrocalamus ..."