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Meaning of "calanthe" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CALANTHE

calanthe  [kæˈlænθɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CALANTHE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Calanthe is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CALANTHE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

calanthe

Calanthe

Calanthe – commonly abbreviated Cal. in horticulture – is a widespread genus of terrestrial orchids with some 200 species. The genus is divided into 2 groups – deciduous species and evergreen ones. Calanthe species are found in all tropical areas, but mostly concentrated in Southeast Asia; some species also range into subtropical and tropical lands such as China, India, Madagascar, Australia, Mexico, Central America, the West Indies and various islands of the Pacific and Indian Oceans. C. discolor is a well-known species found in Japan, the southern part of Korea and China; its vernacular name ebine means "shrimp-root" in reference to the shape of the plant's pseudobulbs and root system.

Definition of calanthe in the English dictionary

The definition of calanthe in the dictionary is any of various orchids of the genus Calanthe and of the family Orchidaceae, being found in tropical areas and having long lasting yellow, white or pink flowers.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CALANTHE


nepenthe
nɪˈpɛnθɪ
synanthy
sɪˈnænθɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CALANTHE

calamine lotion
calamint
calamite
calamities
calamitous
calamitously
calamitousness
calamity
Calamity Jane
calamondin
calamondin orange
calamus
calando
calandria
calash
calathea
calathi
calathus
calavance
calaverite

WORDS THAT END LIKE CALANTHE

absinthe
all the
bathe
berthe
breathe
clothe
Drenthe
Goethe
jacinthe
lathe
lithe
loathe
Motlanthe
none the
Sarthe
scythe
soothe
the
tithe
withe

Synonyms and antonyms of calanthe in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «calanthe» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CALANTHE

Find out the translation of calanthe to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of calanthe from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «calanthe» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

虾脊兰
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Calanthe
570 millions of speakers

English

calanthe
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

calanthe
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

calanthe
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Calanthe
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Calanthe
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

calanthe
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Calanthe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Calanthe
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Calanthe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エビネ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

calanthe
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Calanthe
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Calanthe
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

calanthe
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कॅलान्थे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Calanthe
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Calanthe
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Calanthe
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Calanthe
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

calanthe
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Calanthe
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

calanthe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Calanthe
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Calanthe
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of calanthe

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CALANTHE»

The term «calanthe» is regularly used and occupies the 67.874 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CALANTHE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about calanthe

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CALANTHE»

Discover the use of calanthe in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to calanthe and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants
BeardseU 20681 Ex/E 20681 Australia - South Australia 20681 E 20681 Australia • Victoria 20681 E n Caladenia xantholeuca D.L.Jones 20681 E 206*/ Australia - South Australia 2068/ I m Calanthe alismaefolia Lindley I India - Arunachal ...
Kerry Scott Walter, Harriet J. Gillett, 1998
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Orchids of Asia
Calanthe calcarata This is a cool-growing pink Calanthe which has better form than most members of the genus. The leaves are similar to those of Calanthe veratrifolia. Calanthe rubens This beautiful species with pink flowers is native to Pulau ...
Eng-Soon Teoh, 2005
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CRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants: ...
Ham. ex Hook.f.; Bletia quadrifida Hook.f.; Calanthe angraeciflora Rchb.f.; Calanthe australasica D.L. Jones & M.A. Clem.; Calanthe bracteosa Schltr.; Calanthe bracteosa Rchb.f.; Calanthe brevicolumna Hayata; Calanthe breviflos Ridl.; ...
Umberto Quattrocchi, 2012
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Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information: Additional series
Calanthe Eyermanii. (G.and fa?. \ 16, f . 3). S. A hybrid between C. reditu and C. Veitchii. Calanthe Foerstermanni. (0. C.1883, xix. 814.) S. A large-leaved species with a rich infl. of yellow fl. Sep. and pet. oblong, acute ; lip reniform ; spur ...
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List of Published Names of Plants Introduced to Cultivation: ...
Calanthe Eyermanii. (G.andFAr. 16, f. 3). S. A hybrid between C. restita and C. Veitehii. Calanthe Foerstermanni. (O. c.iuss, xix. 814.) S. A large-leaved species with a rich inn. of yellow fl. Sep. and pet. oblong, acute ; lip reniform ; spur clavate .
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 1900
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Taylor's Guide to Orchids
SympodiaL Pseudohulhs Description Calanthe is Greek for "heautiful flower." The 150 species of this genus from tropical Southeast and East Asia are increasing rapidly in popularity, as are the intensely colored newer hyhrids. There are two ...
Judy White, 1996
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Anatomy of the Monocotyledons Volume X: Orchidaceae
Rhizome TS (Calanthe and Phaius) Cuticle thin or thick. Epidermis 1-layered. Stomata few. Cortex of thin-walled cells containing starch granules, some cells mucilaginous, tanniniferous, or with raphide bundles; scattered sclereids present.
William Louis Stern, Mary Gregory, David F. Cutler, 2014
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中国野生兰科植物彩色图鉴
(45 Bulbophyllum umbellatum Lindl. (46 ^fïriSJiÎJË Bulbophyllum violaceolabellum Seidenf. (47 Wf Bulbophyllum wallichii Rchb. f. (48 ÜBf -Ё Bulleyia yunnanensis Schltr. (49 î¥fëNo#^ Calanthe alismaefolia Lindl. ( 50 •/;1tíí £F#ái Calanthe ...
陈心启, 吉占和, 罗毅波, 1999
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Orchid Biology VIII: Reviews and Perspectives. 8
... 88 Calanthe amaniana, 360 Calanthe aristulifera, 317, 335, 360, 380 Calanthe discolor, 317, 318, 335, 376 Calanthe Dominyi, 440 Calanthe furcata, 34 Calanthe izu-insularis, 360, 380 Calanthe madagascariensis, 308 Calanthe reflexa, 98, ...
Tiiu Kull, Joseph Arditti, 2002
10
Micropropagation of Orchids
Micropropagation of Calanthe× bicolor, Calanthe× satuma, and Calanthe sieboldii The Calanthe discolor method (Ishihashi, 1994) can be used. Micropropagation of Calanthe aristulifera, Calanthe× Higo, Calanthe× Hizen, and Calanthe× ...
Joseph Arditti, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CALANTHE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term calanthe is used in the context of the following news items.
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Happy ending for Narara horror writer Andrew J McKiernan
Narara horror author Andrew J McKiernan with his obligatory black cat Calanthe. Picture: Sue Graham Source: News Limited. In taking home ... «The Daily Telegraph, May 15»
2
Todo lo que necesitas saber sobre The Witcher
... es un estado nominalmente libre pero vasallo de Nilfgaard, gobernado en tiempos de gloria por la reina Calanthe y, tras su sumisión, por la ... «LEVELUP, May 15»
3
Evelyn Cornick, 68
... N.C., she grew up in Norfolk, Va., and graduated from Booker T. Washington High School, where she was a member of the Court of Calanthe ... «SILive.com, May 15»
4
Church calendar for Saturday, May 9
Shockoe Courts of Calanthe 250, Java, will sponsor “From Our Hands to Yours” from 1 to 2 p.m. today at the Shockoe Lodge in Java, located ... «GoDanRiver.com, May 15»
5
The Buzz: Enspire365 consolidates locations
It leased the former Overstock Furniture/Calanthe space at 4876 W. Lawrence St. in Grand Chute, which is inside the Verlo Mattress building ... «Appleton Post Crescent, Apr 15»
6
Best cafes in Melaka
Calanthe has got some of the best toasts around! — Pic courtesy of HungryGoWhere, April 22, 2015. When it comes to cafés, Penang's got chic ... «The Malaysian Insider, Apr 15»
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The Buzz: Overstock and Calanthe liquidate
The furniture store is closing along with its sister store, Calanthe. Both stores also have some merchandise for sale in their original location, ... «Appleton Post Crescent, Dec 14»
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If Black Lives Truly Mattered
In fact, the Grand Order of Calanthe, an insurance and financial affairs organization, provides a minimal life insurance policy that will at least ... «Forward Times, Dec 14»
9
Top literary awards go to UQP talent
And Brisbane-born writer and UQ alumnus David Malouf won the Judith Wright Calanthe Award at the 2014 Queensland Literary Awards, ... «UQ News, Dec 14»
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Young designers compete to launch the new BMW with Stratstone …
Year 5 pupil, Calanthe Wales, aged 11 from Choppington, won the competition with a colourful design capturing a family day out in the ... «bdaily, Oct 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Calanthe [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/calanthe>. Sep 2019 ».
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