Definition of Genus Salvadora

1. Noun. Genus of evergreen trees or shrubs; fruit is a drupe; grows in Africa through Arabia to India and China.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Salvadora

genus Sagittaria
genus Sagittarius
genus Saiga
genus Saimiri
genus Saintpaulia
genus Salamandra
genus Salicornia
genus Salix
genus Salmo
genus Salmonella
genus Salpa
genus Salpichroa
genus Salpiglossis
genus Salpinctes
genus Salsola
genus Salvadora (current term)
genus Salvelinus
genus Salvia
genus Salvinia
genus Sambucus
genus Samia
genus Samolus
genus Sanguinaria
genus Sanicula
genus Sansevieria
genus Santalum
genus Santolina
genus Sanvitalia
genus Sapindus
genus Saponaria

Literary usage of Genus Salvadora

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

1. The English Cyclopaedia by Charles Knight (1867)
"The position of the genus Salvadora has always been doubtful : by one author it has been referred to ..."

2. The Reptile Book: A Comprehensive, Popularised Work on the Structure and by Raymond Lee Ditmars (1907)
"Nose plate (rostral) moderately developed in the form of a projecting shield, curved back over the top of the snout. genus Salvadora Yellow, with brown ..."

3. The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain), George Long (1841)
"... comprising only one genus, Salvadora. It i» characterised by possessing a superior ovary, regular flowers, single carpel, single style with a simple ..."

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