Definition of Genus Vangueria
1. Noun. Tropical African and Asiatic trees and shrubs having one-seeded fruit.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Rubiaceae, Madder Family, Rubiaceae
Member holonyms: Medlar, Vangueria Infausta, Wild Medlar, Wild Medlar Tree, Spanish Tamarind, Vangueria Madagascariensis
Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Vangueria
Literary usage of Genus Vangueria
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Natal Plants: Descriptions and Figures of Natal Indigenous Plants, with by John Medley Wood, Maurice Smethurst Evans (1899)
"The genus Vangueria has in Natal 7 or 8 representatives, two of which are small plants not reaching more than 4^5 inches in height, but bearing a berry ..."