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  Words related to calamus

Related / Similar Words: quill, shaft, Calamus, genus Calamus, sweet flag, sweet calamus, myrtle flag, flagroot, Acorus calamus

 

Definition:
  • the hollow shaft of a feather;
  • a genus of Sparidae;
  • perennial marsh plant having swordlike leaves and aromatic roots;
  • the aromatic root of the sweet flag used medicinally;
  • any tropical Asian palm of the genus Calamus; light tough stems are a source of rattan canes;

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    Hyponyms: rattan, rattan palm, Calamus rotang, lawyer cane, Calamus australis

     

    Part Meronyms: feather, plume, plumage, sweet flag, sweet calamus, myrtle flag, flagroot, Acorus calamus

     

    Member Meronyms: Sparidae, family Sparidae, Acorus, genus Acorus, genus Calamus

     

     
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