Zizania


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zizania

(zɪˈzeɪnɪə)
n
(Plants) a member of the Zizania genus of grasses which includes Indian rice
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Noun1.Zizania - wild rice
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
wild rice, Zizania aquatica - perennial aquatic grass of North America bearing grain used for food
References in periodicals archive ?
The grain can be harvested from two species that are produced in Canada; Zizania aquatica and Zizania palustris.
Considered large even by Wisconsin and Minnesota standards, the rice bed at Tawas Lake contains 700 acres of the state-threatened wild rice species Zizania aquatic.
Teresa Velazco Espinosa en marzo de 1984, con la que procreo tres hijos: Cheshvan Francisco, Cesar Jezrael y Zizania Litsea.
Jeong, "Anti-fatigue effect of Zizania caudiflora (Turczaninow) Nakai," The American Journal of Chinese Medicine, vol.
Enhancement of Cr(VI) removal by modifying activated carbon developed from Zizania caduciflora with tartaric acid during phosphoric acid activation," Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.
The offender in this case, Zizania (in latin), or manomin (in Ojibway), or wild rice (to the rest of the world).
Epidermal features and silica deposition in lemmas and awns of Zizania (Gramineae).
A preliminary report of overwinter and control method of stem borer on water bamboo, Zizania latifolia (Griseb).
Texto entre comillas marcado con una linea continua vertical a la derecha: <<Imitatur virtutem improbitas, et zizania contendit triticum videri, quod quidem specie quadam tritico assimilatur, gustu autem a sentientibus facile discernitur>>.
The lower peninsula of Michigan is at the southern terminus of the range of northern wild rice, Zizania palustris L.
Selon la parabole du Vanneur: un homme seme dans son champ le bon grain, l'ennemi vient et seme l'ivraie (<< zizania >> en grec) parmi les bons grains.