genus Nicotiana


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Noun1.genus Nicotiana - American and Asiatic aromatic herbs and shrubs with viscid foliagegenus Nicotiana - American and Asiatic aromatic herbs and shrubs with viscid foliage
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae - large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
tobacco plant, tobacco - aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubs
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tomentosiformis was observed to be the most variable member of the genus Nicotiana having protein length of 1892 aa.
Tobacco: any of several plants belonging to the genus Nicotiana, of the nightshade family, especially one of those species, as N.
vvGooglinga runner Tobacco 4.00 Carlisle The name for any plant of the genus Nicotiana, the leaf is used in cigarettes and cigars, snuff, pipe and chewing tobacco.
Tobacco is an agricultural product processed from the leaves of plants in the genus Nicotiana. It can be consumed, used as an organic pesticide and in the form of nicotine tartrate, used in some medicines.
Illustrated book of the Genus Nicotiana. Japan Tobacco Inc.