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rivularis

English translation: of a river / near a river / river

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Latin term or phrase:rivularis
English translation:of a river / near a river / river
Entered by: David Russi

00:30 Jul 27, 2004
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Science - Botany / science
Latin term or phrase: rivularis
Is this the italisn word for river or is it an italian plant? what does this word mean?
angelina
river
Explanation:
it's actually latin, literally. "of a river". It is used to name plants that grow next to rivers, for example:

Crataegus rivularis = River hawthorn
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river


Explanation:
it's actually latin, literally. "of a river". It is used to name plants that grow next to rivers, for example:

Crataegus rivularis = River hawthorn


    Reference: http://www.scs.leeds.ac.uk/cgi-bin/pfaf/arr_html?Crataegus+r...
David Russi
United States
Local time: 01:08
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agree  Nancy Arrowsmith: usually means growing near a river
3 hrs

agree  Pnina
4 days

agree  alcaeus: Properly 'relating to a brook or small stream'.
45 days
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