bottletree
bottletree [bät′'ltrē΄]
n.
any of a genus (Brachychiton) of trees of the sterculia family, native to Australia, some of which have a swollen, bottle-shaped trunk

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bottle tree n.
Any of certain Australian trees of the genus Brachychiton, having a swollen, sometimes bottle-shaped trunk and cultivated in warm regions as an ornamental.

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  • bottletree — [bät′ ltrē΄] n. any of a genus (Brachychiton) of trees of the sterculia family, native to Australia, some of which have a swollen, bottle shaped trunk …   English World dictionary

  • Queensland bottletree — uolinis bambalis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Sterkulijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Brachychiton rupestris), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Brachychiton rupestris angl. narrow leaf bottletree; Queensland bottletree vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • narrow-leaf bottletree — uolinis bambalis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Sterkulijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Brachychiton rupestris), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Brachychiton rupestris angl. narrow leaf bottletree; Queensland bottletree vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • flame bottletree — klevalapis bambalis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Sterkulijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Brachychiton acerifolius), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Brachychiton acerifolius angl. Australian flametree; flame bottletree; flame …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • scrub bottletree — spalvingasis bambalis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Sterkulijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Brachychiton discolor), paplitęs Australijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Brachychiton discolor angl. brush kurrajong; lacebarktree; Queensland… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • narrow-leaved bottletree — noun large tree of Queensland having cream colored flowers blotched with red inside; sometimes placed in genus Sterculia • Syn: ↑Queensland bottletree, ↑Brachychiton rupestris, ↑Sterculia rupestris • Hypernyms: ↑bottle tree, ↑bottle tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Queensland bottletree — noun large tree of Queensland having cream colored flowers blotched with red inside; sometimes placed in genus Sterculia • Syn: ↑narrow leaved bottletree, ↑Brachychiton rupestris, ↑Sterculia rupestris • Hypernyms: ↑bottle tree, ↑bottle tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • broad-leaved bottletree — noun north Australian tree having white flowers and broad leaves • Syn: ↑flame tree, ↑Brachychiton australis • Hypernyms: ↑bottle tree, ↑bottle tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • bottle tree — noun an Australian tree of the genus Brachychiton • Syn: ↑bottle tree • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑flame tree, ↑flame durrajong, ↑Brachychiton acerifolius, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bottle-tree — noun an Australian tree of the genus Brachychiton • Syn: ↑bottle tree • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑flame tree, ↑flame durrajong, ↑Brachychiton acerifolius, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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