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robinia

(rəˈbɪnɪə)
n
(Plants) any tree of the leguminous genus Robinia, esp the locust tree. See locust2
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Noun1.robinia - deciduous flowering trees and shrubsRobinia - deciduous flowering trees and shrubs
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
bristly locust, moss locust, Robinia hispida, rose acacia - large shrub or small tree of the eastern United States having bristly stems and large clusters of pink flowers
Robinia pseudoacacia, yellow locust, black locust - large thorny tree of eastern and central United States having pinnately compound leaves and drooping racemes of white flowers; widely naturalized in many varieties in temperate regions
clammy locust, Robinia viscosa - small rough-barked locust of southeastern United States having racemes of pink flowers and glutinous branches and seeds
Translations

robinia

n (Bot) → Robinie f, → Scheinakazie f
References in classic literature ?
Something analogous occurs in grafting; for Thouin found that three species of Robinia, which seeded freely on their own roots, and which could be grafted with no great difficulty on another species, when thus grafted were rendered barren.
NoraLee meets residents like Robinia Clarinda Gazaundry, who helps her dad with the family laundry.
Friedrich JM, Dawson JO (1984) Soil nitrogen concentration and Juglans nigra growth in mixed plots with nitrogen-fixing Alnus, Elaeagnus, Lespedeza, and Robinia species.
The pollen of Robinia pseudoacacia is rarely found in Lithuanian honey; however, in honey sample XV it accounted for 8.
Several other members are Melilotus, Copaiva, Physostigma, Lathyrus, Indigo, Chrysarobin urn, Trifolium repens, Robinia, and Mimosa pudica.
The following trees are growing on the investigated transect of the forest island: Quercus robur, Fraxinus excelsior, Acer platanoides, Robinia pseudoacacia, Ulmus laevis, Fagus sylvatica, Tilia platyphyllos (Table 2).
Finisce la robinia, (36) l'albero che segnala il degrado dei territori.
The species included in this study were Quercus rubra, Liriodendron tulipifera, Quercus alba, Robinia pseudoacacia, Pinus strobus, Pinus resinosa, and Acer saccharum.
Determining the heavy metal pollution in Denizli (Turkey) by using Robinia pseudo acaciaL, 31(1): 105-112.
Previous studies with protoplast regeneration from leaf explants of Robinia pseudoacacia L.
Leaflets entire, stems with paired spines Robinia (Black Locust) at bases of leaves.