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Meaning of WISTARIA

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  any flowering vine of the genus Wisteria
 

WISTARIA is a 8 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: wisteria
 
 See Also: American wistaria, American wisteria, Chinese wistaria, genus Wisteria, Japanese wistaria, silky wisteria, vine, Wisteria chinensis, Wisteria floribunda, Wisteria frutescens, Wisteria venusta

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Wis*ta"ri*a\, n. [NL.] [So named after Caspar Wistar,
an American anatomist.] (Bot.)
A genus of climbing leguminous plants bearing long, pendulous
clusters of pale bluish flowers.

Note: The species commonest in cultivation is the {Wistaria
      Sinensis} from Eastern Asia. {W. fruticosa} grows wild
      in the southern parts of the United States.

 

 

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