HyperDic: cassia

English > 3 senses of the word cassia / Cassia:
NOUNplantcassiaany of various trees or shrubs of the genus Cassia having pinnately compound leaves and usually yellow flowers followed by long seedpods
plantCassia, genus Cassiasome genus Cassia species often classified as members of the genus Senna or genus Chamaecrista
plantcassia, cassia-bark tree, Cinnamomum cassiaChinese tree with aromatic bark
cassia / Cassia > pronunciation
Soundskae'shiyah
RhymesAbyssinia ... zinnia: 217 rhymes with iyah...
English > cassia: 3 senses > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny of various trees or shrubs of the genus Cassia having pinnately compound leaves and usually yellow flowers followed by long seedpods.
Member ofgenus Cassia, CassiaSome genus Cassia species often classified as members of the genus Senna or genus Chamaecrista
Narrowergolden shower tree, drumstick tree, purging cassia, pudding pipe tree, canafistola, canafistula, Cassia fistuladeciduous or semi-evergreen tree having scented sepia to yellow flowers in drooping racemes and pods whose pulp is used medicinally
horse cassia, Cassia roxburghii, Cassia marginataEast Indian tree having long pods containing a black cathartic pulp used as a horse medicine
pink shower, pink shower tree, horse cassia, Cassia grandisTropical American semi-evergreen tree having erect racemes of pink or rose-colored flowers
rainbow shower, Cassia javonicadeciduous ornamental hybrid of southeastern Asia and Hawaii having racemes of flowers ranging in color from cream-colored to orange and red
BroadertreeA tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown
Spanishcañafístola, cañafístula
Catalancanyafístula, càssia
English > Cassia: 3 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningSome genus Cassia species often classified as members of the genus Senna or genus Chamaecrista.
Synonymgenus Cassia
Member ofCaesalpinioideae, subfamily CaesalpinioideaeAlternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
MemberscassiaAny of various trees or shrubs of the genus Cassia having pinnately compound leaves and usually yellow flowers followed by long seedpods
Broaderrosid dicot genusA genus of dicotyledonous plants
Spanishgenus cassia
Catalangenus cassia
English > cassia: 3 senses > noun 3, plant
MeaningChinese tree with aromatic bark; yields a less desirable cinnamon than Ceylon cinnamon.
Synonymscassia-bark tree, Cinnamomum cassia
Member ofCinnamomum, genus CinnamomumAsiatic and Australian aromatic trees and shrubs
Partscassia bark, Chinese cinnamonaromatic bark of the cassia-bark tree
BroaderlaurelAny of various aromatic trees of the laurel family
Spanishcanelero de china, canelero de China, cinnamomum cassia, Cinnamomum cassia
Catalancinnamomum aromaticum, cinnamomum cassia

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