Cydonia


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Noun1.Cydonia - quinceCydonia - quince          
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
Cydonia oblonga, quince, quince bush - small Asian tree with pinkish flowers and pear-shaped fruit; widely cultivated
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Plum and peach (both species of Prunus) are close enough kin to graft together, as are pear and quince (close kin even though different genera, Pyrus and Cydonia respectively).
Some of important species Ulmus wallichiana, Melia azedarach, Celtis eriocarpa, Bauhinia variegata, Grewia eriocarpa, Populus alba, Acer caesium, Sapindus mukorossi, Albizia odoratissima, Debregeasia salicifolia, Hypericum oblongifolium, Zanthoxylum armatum, Astragalus psilocentros, Cydonia oblonga, Cotoneaster microphyllus, C.
Quince are the lone species in the genus Cydonia and are often described as a "country cousin" to pears.
1400 BCE headed by the word Keftiu, under which rubric are listed the Cretan cities of Cydonia, Knossos, Amnisos, Lyktos, and possibly Phaistos.
DNA Development represented the purchaser, Cydonia RE W71, Inc.
There were no bells and whistles for the finale, just the epic rock of Knights of Cydonia, with the band cranking it out, knowing they'd just blown Glasgow away for the second night running.
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Las maloideas comprenden especies frutales como Amelanchier, Cotoneaster, Crataegus, Cydonia, Malus, Mespilus, Pyrus y Sorbus.
Yet for all the heavy tracks form early in their career, it's Knights of Cydonia that really wins the day for them and the fans go cantering into the night.