Synonyms for calamus

Synonyms for (noun) calamus

Synonyms: calamus, shaft, quill

Definition: the hollow spine of a feather

Similar words: rib

Definition: a riblike supporting or strengthening part of an animal or plant


Synonyms: Calamus, genus Calamus

Definition: a genus of Sparidae

Similar words: fish genus

Definition: any of various genus of fish


Synonyms: Acorus calamus, flagroot, myrtle flag, sweet calamus, sweet flag, calamus

Definition: perennial marsh plant having swordlike leaves and aromatic roots

Similar words: marsh plant, bog plant, swamp plant

Definition: a semiaquatic plant that grows in soft wet land; most are monocots: sedge, sphagnum, grasses, cattails, etc; possibly heath


Synonyms: calamus

Definition: the aromatic root of the sweet flag used medicinally

Similar words: root

Definition: (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground


Synonyms: calamus

Definition: any tropical Asian palm of the genus Calamus; light tough stems are a source of rattan canes

Similar words: palm, palm tree

Definition: any plant of the family Palmae having an unbranched trunk crowned by large pinnate or palmate leaves