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Meaning of NICOTIANA

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  American and Asiatic aromatic herbs and shrubs with viscid foliage
 

NICOTIANA is a 9 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: genus Nicotiana
 
 See Also: asterid dicot genus, family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae, tobacco

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ni*co`ti*a"na\, n. [NL. See {Nicotian}.] (Bot.)
A genus of American and Asiatic solanaceous herbs, with
viscid foliage and funnel-shaped blossoms. Several species
yield tobacco. See {Tobacco}.

 

 

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