Clianthus


Clianthus
Cliạnthus,
 
die Pflanzengattung Ruhmesblume.

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Cli|an|thus [kli'antʊs], der; - [zu griech. kléos = Ruhm u. ánthos = Blume]: Ruhmesblume.

Universal-Lexikon. 2012.

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