Abelmoschus

All possible synonyms of the word Abelmoschus as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abelmoschus, genus Abelmoschus

Definition

  • genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers

Synonyms

  • Abelmoschus
  • genus Abelmoschus

Hypernyms

  • dilleniid dicot genus: genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs

Member holonyms

  • Malvaceae, family Malvaceae, mallow family: herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra

Member meronyms

  • okra, gumbo, okra plant, lady's-finger, Abelmoschus esculentus, Hibiscus esculentus: tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus
  • abelmosk, musk mallow, Abelmoschus moschatus, Hibiscus moschatus: bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus

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