elegans


elegans
  Latin, meaning ‘elegant’, e.g. the specific epithet of Macrozamia elegans and the root word of the first part of the specific epithet of Zamia elegantissima, referring to the neat and pleasing habit.

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  • ELEGANS — ad aetatem Catonis, non in laude, sed vitio ponebatur nebatur Sic enim ille de saeculi sui moribus Avaritiam omnia vitia habere putabant sumpturosus, cupidus, elegans, vitiosus. Post in laudem vertit. C. Nepos Attico c. 13. Elegans, non… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • elegans — index critical (faultfinding), elegant, particular (exacting), precise Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • elegans — • elegans, smakfullhet, förfining, stilfullhet, prydlighet, grace …   Svensk synonymlexikon

  • elegans —   L. elegant.   1) Inflorescence attractive. Acroceras elegans, Aira elegans, Andropogon elegans, Anthephora elegans, Aristida elegans, Briza elegans, Burmabambus elegans, Ceresia elegans, Chloris elegans, Cymbopogon elegans, Deyeuxia elegans,… …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • Elegans — Elegansf elegantgekleidetes,aberdummesMädchen.Von»⇨Gans«überlagertes»elegant«.1967ff …   Wörterbuch der deutschen Umgangssprache

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  • Elegans-Widderchen — Systematik Klasse: Insekten (Insecta) Ordnung: Schmetterlinge (Lepidoptera) Familie: Widderchen (Zygaenidae) Unterfamilie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Noturus elegans — is a native Tennessee Fish. Elegant Madtom Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopt …   Wikipedia

  • Caenorhabditis elegans — Taxobox image width = 300px image caption = An adult hermaphrodite C. elegans worm regnum = Animalia phylum = Nematoda classis = Secernentea ordo = Rhabditida familia = Rhabditidae genus = Caenorhabditis species = C. elegans binomial =… …   Wikipedia

  • Arizona elegans — Arizona elegans …   Wikipédia en Français