genus Ananas


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Noun1.genus Ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)genus Ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Bromeliaceae, family Bromeliaceae, pineapple family - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importance
Ananas comosus, pineapple, pineapple plant - a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics
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Eucalyptol, an ether, was emitted by flowers of the three varieties of the genus Ananas (Fig.
Considering that the flower volatile compound spectrum can be a plant strategy to attract pollinators, the two species of Vriesea may present pollination syndrome similarities with the genus Ananas, thus being grouped together in the principal component analysis.