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clematis Explained

clematis at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


clematis at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1551, from L. Clematis, from Gk. klematis, name of some kind of climbing or trailing plant (probably the periwinkle), from klema "vine-branch." ///

clematis at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U and C] [Date: 1500-1600; Language: Latin; Origin: Greek klematis 'small dead branches, clematis', from klema 'small branch']// a plant that attaches itself to trees, buildings, fences etc as it grows, and that has white or coloured flowers//

clematis at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Any of the more than 200 species of perennial, chiefly climbing shrubs of the genus Clematis (buttercup family), found through most of the world, especially in Asia and N. America. Many species are cultivated in N. America for their attractive flowers, either solitary or in large clusters. The leaves usually are compound. Common species include woodbine; traveler's joy, or old-man's-beard (C. vitalba); virgin's bower (C. cirrhosa); and vine bower (C. viticella). The most popular horticultural hybrids are of primarily three species: C. florida, C. patens, and C. jackmanii.

clematis at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[C, U] a climbing plant with large white, purple or pink flowers

Clematis at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Clematis \Clem"a*tis\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? brushwood, also (from
its long, lithe branches) clematis. fr. ? twig, shoot, fr. ?
to break off.] (Bot.)
A genus of flowering plants, of many species, mostly
climbers, having feathery styles, which greatly enlarge in
the fruit; -- called also {virgin's bower}.

clematis at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : any of various ornamental climbing plants of the genus
Clematis usually having showy flowers

clematis at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedi » a
Category: Image - :Clematis vitalba flowers 230702.jpg|thumb|Clematis vitalba


Inter: en-noun » es|pl2=clematis
  • Inter: botan » y Any plant of the genus Clematis, vigorous climbing lianas found throughout the temperate zones.

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    Inter: trans-top » any plant of the genus Clematis
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|повет|m, Inter: t- » bg|клематис|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|clematis|f
    • German: Inter: t- » de|Waldrebe|f
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|clematide|f
    • Manx: Inter: t- » gv|lus yn dorrysh
    • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|hastóí tsiiyéélí

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Occitan: Inter: t- » oc|vidable
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|powojnik|m
  • Romanian: Inter: t » ro|clematită|f
  • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|pavit|m, Inter: t- » sh|pavetina|f|alt=pàvetina, Inter: t- » sh|pavitina|f|alt=pàvitina, Inter: t- » sh|skrobut|m
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|akasma

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    * claimest, climates, meticals
    Category: Category:en:Flowers -
    Translation: fr » clematis
    Translation: ko » clematis
    Translation: io » clematis
    Translation: pl » clematis
    Translation: ta » clematis
    Translation: vi » clematis
    Translation: zh » clematis

    Clematis at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » clematis


    Category: Image - :Clematis alpina1JUSA.jpg|thumb|Clematis alpina
    Inter: wikipedi » a
    Inter: wikispecie » s


    Inter: rfe » lang=mul

    Proper noun

    Inter: head » mul|proper noun
  • Inter: taxon » genus|family|Ranunculaceae|vigorous climbing lianas, found throughout the temperate zones

  • Translation: et » Clematis