• Definition for "Eschscholtzia"
    • A genus of papaveraceous plants, within California and…
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Eschscholtzia definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of papaveraceous plants, within California and upon the west shore of the united states, some types of which produce beautiful yellow, orange, rose-colored, or white blossoms; the Ca poppy.
    • a little genus of delicate glabrous and glaucous natural herbs, associated with normal order Papaveraceæ, natives of California additionally the adjacent area.
    • In zoology: A genus of beetles, regarding the family members Elateridæ. Also called Athous.
    • A genus of saccate ctenophorans, for the family members Cydippidæ. E. cordata is a Mediterranean species. Additionally Eschscholthia.
    • showy natural herbs of western North America
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