What does pachysandra mean?

Definitions for pachysandraˌpæk əˈsæn drə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pachysandra(noun)

    any plant of the genus Pachysandra; low-growing evergreen herbs or subshrubs having dentate leaves and used as ground cover


  1. pachysandra(Noun)

    A genus of four or five species of evergreen shrubs or subshrubs, belonging to the boxwood family, Buxaceae used ornamentally as groundcover.


  1. Pachysandra

    Pachysandra is a genus of four or five species of evergreen perennials or subshrubs, belonging to the boxwood family Buxaceae. The species are native to eastern Asia and southeast North America, some reaching a height of 20–45 cm, with only weakly woody stems. The leaves are alternate, leathery, with an entire to coarsely toothed margin, and are typically 5–10 cm long. The small uni-sexual blooms are greenish-white and produced in late spring or early summer. The name is derived from the Greek words pachys and andros which is a reference to the thick stamens.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Pachysandra

    A plant genus of the family BUXACEAE that should not be confused with common spurge (EUPHORBIA).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pachysandra in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pachysandra in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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