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Meaning of GERANIUM

Pronunciation:  ji'reyneeum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  any of numerous plants of the family Geraniaceae
 

GERANIUM is a 8 letter word that starts with G.

 

 See Also: apple geranium, bedding geranium, crane's bill, cranesbill, family Geraniaceae, fish geranium, Geraniaceae, geranium family, hanging geranium, herb, herbaceous plant, heron's bill, ivy geranium, ivy-leaved geranium, lemon geranium, nutmet geranium, Pelargonium graveolens, Pelargonium hortorum, Pelargonium limoneum, Pelargonium odoratissimum, Pelargonium peltatum, rose geranium, storksbill, sweet-scented geranium, zonal pelargonium

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ge*ra"ni*um\, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, from ? crane: cf. F.
g['e]ranium. See {Crane}, n.]
1. (Bot.) A genus of plants having a beaklike tours or
   receptacle, around which the seed capsules are arranged,
   and membranous projections, or stipules, at the joints.
   Most of the species have showy flowers and a pungent odor.
   Called sometimes crane's-bill.

2. (Floriculture) A cultivated pelargonium.

Note: Many plants referred to the genus {Geranium} by the
      earlier botanists are now separated from it under the
      name of {Pelargonium}, which includes all the commonly
      cultivated ``geraniums'', mostly natives of South
      Africa.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing geranium in your dream, symbolizes long lasting beauty and enduring elegance.
 

 

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