What is another word for myrica?

Pronunciation: [mˈa͡ɪɹɪkə] (IPA)

Myrica is a genus of flowering plants commonly known as bayberries. Some synonyms for this botanical name include Morella and M. pennsylvanica. Other common names for these plants include candleberry, sweetfern, and wax myrtle. Bayberries are known for their aromatic foliage and small, waxy fruits that are used in candle making and for their medicinal properties. Several species of Myrica are found throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, and they are valued for their adaptability and hardiness. Whether you call them Myrica, Morella, or bayberries, these plants are an important part of many ecosystems and a popular choice for gardeners and landscapers.

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What are the hypernyms for Myrica?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Myrica?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the holonyms for Myrica?

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What are the meronyms for Myrica?

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Usage examples for Myrica

A small plantain with austere woolly scarlet fruit, bearing ripe seeds, was planted in this sacred grove, where trees of the most tropical genera grew mixed with the pine, birch, myrica, and Viburnum.
"Himalayan Journals V2."
J. D. Hooker
This shrub is nearly allied to our native myrica or Sweet Gale.
"Hardy Ornamental Flowering Trees and Shrubs"
A. D. Webster

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