What is another word for catharanthus?
[ kˈaθɐɹˌanθəs], [ kˈaθɐɹˌanθəs], [ k_ˈa_θ_ɐ_ɹ_ˌa_n_θ_ə_s]
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Synonyms for Catharanthus:
n.• catharanthus (noun)
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How to use "Catharanthus" in context?
Catharanthus is a genus of about 120 species of flowering plants in the family Nymphaeaceae. They are native to eastern and southeastern Asia, from Japan to New Guinea. They are most commonly found in moist habitats such as streamsides, but can also be found in rain forests.
The flowers are small and very colorful, typically bright red, orange, or yellow, with a green sepal or petal. Some species are apparently dioecious, with separate male and female plants. The fruit is a small, star-shaped capsule.
Holonyms for Catharanthus:
apocynaceae, Family Apocynaceae, dogbane family.
Hyponym for Catharanthus:
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus.
Meronym for Catharanthus:
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