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ultimus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: most distant
   ultimo - ablative singular masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 74. (Festuca rubra)]
umbella, -ae - noun, 1st declension, feminine: umbel
   umbella - ablative singular [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 45. (Cyperus elegans, Cyperus esculentus, Cyperus haspan, Cyperus iria, Cyperus longus, Cyperus rotundus), p. 46. (Cyperus compressus, Cyperus flavescens, Cyperus fuscus, Cyperus odoratus), p. 47. (Cyperus papyrus, Cyperus strigosus), p. 50. (Scirpus dichotomus, Scirpus echinatus, Scirpus retrofractus), p. 51. (Scirpus spadiceus, Scirpus sylvaticus), p. 142. (Androsace carnea, Androsace lactea), p. 239. (Tordylium syriacum), p. 240. (Tordylium anthriscus, Tordylium latifolium, Tordylium maximum), p. 241. (Caucalis platycarpos), p. 244. (Athamanta libanotis), p. 251. (Sium latifolium), p. 294. (Allium ampeloprasum), p. 295. (Allium lineare, Allium victorialis), p. 296. (Allium samosumAllium roseum), p. 298. (Allium flavum, Allium moschatum), p. 299. (Allium senescens), p. 300. (Allium angulosum, Allium ursinum), p. 301. (Allium moly), p. 456. (Euphorbia exigua, Euphorbia falcata, Euphorbia peplus, Euphorbia tuberosa), p. 457. (Euphorbia dulcis). Euphorbia lathyrus, Euphorbia spinosa), p. 457. (Euphorbia apios), p. 458. (Euphorbia aleppica, Euphorbia paralias, Euphorbia pithyusa, Euphorbia portlandica, Euphorbia segetalis), p. 459. (Euphorbia corollata, Euphorbia helioscopia, Euphorbia serrata, Euphorbia verrucosa), p. 460. (Euphorbia corallioides, Euphorbia orientalis, Euphorbia pilosa, Euphorbia platyphyllos), p. 461. (Euphorbia cyparissias, Euphorbia esula), Euphorbia myrsinites), p. 462. (Euphorbia dendroides, Euphorbia hyberna, Euphorbia palustris), p. 463. (Euphorbia amygdaloides, Euphorbia characias, Euphorbia sylvatica)]
   umbellae - genitive singular [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 241. (Caucalis daucoides), p. 293. (Amaryllis longifolia)]
   umbellis - ablative plural [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 117. (Cornus mas), p. 119. (Oldenlandia umbellata), p. 184. (Solanum pseudocapsicum, Solanum verbascifolium), p. 186. (Solanum nigrum), p. 211. (Ceropegia candelabrum), p. 214. (Asclepias amoena, Asclepias purpurascens, Asclepias syriaca), p. 215. (Asclepias curassavica, Asclepias incarnata, Asclepias nivea, Asclepias variegata), p. 216. (Asclepias lactifera, Asclepias vincetoxicum), p. 217. (Asclepias rubra), p. 234. (Hydrocotyle chinensis, Hydrocotyle umbellata, Hydrocotyle vulgaris), p. 238. (Bupleurum tenuissimum), p. 240. (Tordylium nodosum), p. 241. (Caucalis orientalis), p. 244. (Athamanta sicula), p. 247. (Ferula nodiflora), p. 251. (Sium nodiflorum), p. 252. (Sison amomum, Sison segetum), p. 253. (Bubon galbanum, Bubon macedonicum, Sison inundatum), p. 255. (Cicuta virosa), p. 259. (Seseli pimpinelloides), p. 261. (Seseli saxifragum), p. 489. (Spiraea chamaedryfolia, Spiraea hypericifolia)]
umbellaris, -is, -e - adjective, group B: [?]
   umbellaribus - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 766. (Trifolium hybridum), p. 767. (Trifolium repens)]
umbellatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: umbellate
   umbellatim - [?] [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum), p. 589. (Origanum smyrnaeum)]
   umbellatis - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 155. (Convolvulus umbellatus), p. 208. (Thesium umbellatum), p. 288. (Pontederia hastatis), p. 306. (Ornithogalum bivalve, Ornithogalum hirsutum, Ornithogalum luteum, Ornithogalum minimum), p. 425. (Malpighia glabra), p. 505. (Chelidonium majus), p. 525. (Cistus umbellatus), p. 542. (Anemone fasciculata, Anemone narcissifolia), p. 804. (Hieracium glutinosum), p. 925. (Othonna helenitis, Othonna integrifolia)]
   umbellatis - ablative plural feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 30. (Piper peltatum, Piper umbellatum), p. 88. Holosteum umbellatum), p. 352. (Erica umbellata)]
   umbellato-globosis = umbellato (combining form of group A adjective umbellatus, -a, -um) + globosis (ablative plural neuter of group A adjective globosus, -a, -um) [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 767. (Trifolium comosum)]
   umbellato-sessilibus = umbellato (combining form of group A adjective umbellatus, -a, -um) + sessilibus (ablative plural feminine of group B adjective sessilis, -is, -e) [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 45. (Cyperus haspan)]
umbelliferus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: bearing umbels
   umbelliferis - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 435. (Oxalis corniculata, Oxalis stricta), p. 676. (Geranium fulgidum), p. 747. (Hedysarum umbellatum)]
   umbellifero - ablative singular masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 294. (Allium ampeloprasum), p. 295. (Allium lineare, Allium porrum, Allium subhirsutum, Allium victorialis), p. 296. (Allium magicum, Allium obliquum, Allium ramosum, Allium roseum), p. 297. (Allium sphaerocephalon), p. 298. (Allium descendens, Allium flavum, Allium moschatum), p. 434. (Oxalis violacea), p. 434. (Oxalis sensitiva, Oxalis pes-caprae)]
umbellula, -ae - noun, 1st declension, feminine: partial umbel
   umbellula - ablative singular [1753: Linnaeus, Sopecies Plantarum, p. 261. (Seseli pyrenaeum)]
   umbellularum - genitive plural [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 254. (Oenanthe prolifera)]
   umbellulis - ablative plural [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 239. (Tordylium apulum), p. 241. (Caucalis platycarpos)]
uncinatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: hook-shaped
   uncinatis - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 583. (Marrubium vulgare)]
   uncinatis - ablative plural feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 29. (Piper aduncum), p. 242. (Caucalis leptophylla), p. 500. (Geum virginianum), p. 501. (Geum urbanum), p. 609. (Pedicularis incarnata)]
   uncinatis - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 758. (Astragalus boeticus)]
undatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: wavy
   undatis - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 467. (Cactus repandus)]
   undatis - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 272. (Basella alba), p. 662. (Cheiranthus fruticulosus), p. 678. (Geranium capitatum), p. 852. (Gnaphalium undulatum)]
   undato-plicatis = undato (combining form of group A adjective undatus, -a, -um) + plicatis (ablative plural neuter of group A adjective plicatus, -a, -um) [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 738. (Ervum ervilia)]
undeni, undenae, undena - adjective [plural], group A: eleven
   undenis - ablatie plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 743. Coronilla argentea)]
undique - adverb: on all sides
   undique [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 201. (Ribes oxyacanthoides), p. 320. (Aloe humilis), p. 483. (Mesembryanthemum scabrum), p. 511. (Nymphaea nelumbo), p. 744. (Scorpiurus vermiculata), p. 811. (Lapsana stellata), p. 812. (Lapsana rhagadiolus)]
undulatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: undulate, wavy
   undulatis - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 6. (Nyctanthes undulata), p. 126. (Potamogeton crispum), p. 167. (Campanula cervicaria), p. 214. (Asclepias undulata), p. 325. (Haemanthus puniceus), p. 335. (Rumex crispus), p. 342. (Colchicum variegatum), p. 346. (Oenothera mollissima), p. 480. (Mesembryanthemum crystallinum), p. 565. (Teucrium flavum), p. 575. (Mentha crispa), p. 650. (Alyssum saxatilis), p. 672. (Waltheria indica), p. 875. (Aster undulatus), p. 882. (Inula pulicaria), p. 901. (Verbesina alata)]
unguiculatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: clawed
   unguiculatis - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 339. Melanthium virginicum)]
   unguiculatis - ablative plural [gender?] [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 292. Crinum americanum)]
unguis, unguis - noun, 3rd declension, masculine: claw
   unguibus [ungvibus] - ablative plural [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 742. (Coronilla emerus)]
unicapitatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: with a single knob-like head
   unicapitato - ablative singular masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 815. (Echinops ritro)]
unicus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: single
   unica - ablative singular feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 244. (Selinum palustre), p. 333. (Rumex patientia), p. 334. (Rumex sanguineus), p. 335. (Rumex aegypticus)]
   unico - ablative singular neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 9. (Circaea alpina), p. 37. (Antholyza ringens), p. 240. (Caucalis grandiflora)]
unicapsularis, -is, -e - adjective, group B: one-capsuled
   unicapsularibus - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 504. (Actaea racemosa)]
unidentatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: one-toothed
   unidentatis - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 656. (Cardamine virginica)]
unien[...?] - [?]: [?]
   unientibus - ablative plural [gender?] [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 369. (Laurus cinnamomum)]
uniflorus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: one-flowered
   uniflora - ablative singular feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 289. (Leucojum vernum, Narcissus bulbocodium, Narcissus poeticus, Narcissus pseudonarcissus), p. 290. (Narcissus serotinus, Pancratium zeylanicum), p. 292. (Amaryllis atamasca, Amaryllis lutea), p. 293. (Amaryllis formosissima:)]
   unifloro - ablative singular masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 38. (Iris pumila, Iris susiana), p. 39. (Iris verna), p. 92. (Leucadendron acaulon), p. 115. (Plantago uniflora), p. 128. (Sagina erecta), p. 163. (Campanula uniflora), p. 387. (Monotropa uniflora), p. 397. (Pyrola uniflora), p. 400. (Saxifraga bryoides, Saxifraga burseriana), p. 403. (Saxifraga cernua), p. 412. (Dianthus alpinus), p. 433. (Oxalis acetosella, Oxalis flava, Oxalis longiflora), p. 434. (Oxalis versicolor), p. 494. (Rubus arcticus, Rubus chamaemorus), p. 507. (Papaver alpinum, Papaver nudicaule), p. 540. (Anemone trifolia), p. 541. (Anemone nemorosa, Anemone quinquefolia, Anemone sibirica), p. 550. (Ranunculus bullatus), p. 553. (Ranunculus alpestris, Ranunculus lapponica, Ranunulus monspeliacus, Ranunculus nivalis), p. 558. (Helleborus trifolius), p. 633. (Orobanche uniflora), p. 790. (Scozonera humilis), p. 799. (Hieracium incanum), p. 800. (Hieracium alpinum, Hieracium hedypnoides, Hieracium pilosella), p. 805. (Crepis nudicaulis), p. 809. (Hyoseris scabra), p. 810. (Hypochaeris pontana), p. 824. (Carduus virginianus), p. 828. (Carlina acaulis), p. 864. (Erigeron gramineum, Erigeron uniflorum), p. 865. (Tussilago alpina, Tussilago anandria, Tussilago farfara), p. 872. (Aster alpinus), p. 884. (Inula montana, Inula provincialis), p. 886. (Doronicum bellidiastrum, Doronicum incanum), p. 902. (Verbesina asteroides), p. 936. (Viola uniflora)]
   unifloris - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 79. (Avena sibirica), p. 81. (Arundo epigejos), p. 82. (Arundo calamagrostis, Arundo arenaria), p. 89. (Mollugo oppositifolia, Mollugo verticillata), p. 141. (Aretia alpina), p. 147. (Lysimachia punctata, Lysimachia quadrifolia), p. 153. (Convolvulus arvensis, Convolvulus sepium), p. 156. (Convolvulus siculus), p. 157. (Convolvulus tridentatus), p. 158. (Convolvulus persicus, Convolvulus repens, Convolvulus reptans, Convolvulus spithamaeus), p. 159. (Convolvulus percapra, Convolvulus soldanella), p. 160. (Ipomoea carolina), p. 163. (Campanula pulla), p. 229. (Gentiana nivalis), p. 287. (Renealmia recurvata), p. 349. (Vaccinium myrtillus), p. 350. (Vaccinium mucronatum, Vaccinium stamineum, Vaccinium uliginosum), p. 412. (Dianthus arenarius), p. 421. (Silene saxifraga), p. 426. (Malpighia urens), p. 433. (Oxalis incarnata), p. 439. (Cerastium latifolium), Cerastium strictum) p. 446. (Portulaca portulacastrum), p. 455. (Euphorbia ipecacuanhae), p. 456. (Euphorbia portulacoides), p. 470. (Eugenia uniflora), p. 499. (Potentilla reptans), p. 506. (Chelidonium corniculatum, Chelidonium glaucium, Chelidonium hybridum), p. 508. (Papaver orientale), p. 525. (Cistus fumana), p. 591. (Thymus acinos), p. 635. (Ruellia tuberosa), p. 683. (Geranium grandiflorum), p. 690. (Lavatera arborea), p. 691. (Lavatera cretica, Lavatera triloba), p. 692. (Lavatera trimestris), p. 697. (Hibiscus zeylanicus), p. 715. (Crotalaria triflora), p. 717. (Ononis natrix), p. 718. (Ononis viscosa), p. 727. (Pisum arvense, Pisum ochrus), p. 729. (Lathyrus amphicarpos, Lathyrus aphaca, Lathyrus nissolia), p. 730. (Lathyrus cicera, Lathyrus inconspicuus, Lathyrus sativus), p. 731. (Lathyrus angulatus, Lathyrus bithynicus, Lathyrus setifolius), p. 738. IErvum monanthos), p. 744. (Scorpiurus vermiculata), p. 749. (Hedysarum triflorum), p. 771. (Trifolium uniflorum), p. 803. (Hieracium amplexicaule), p. 808. (Hyoseris foetida Hyoseris radiata), p. 809. (Hyoseris virginica), p. 814. (Echinops sphaerocephalus), p. 815. (Echinops ritro, Echinops strigosus), p. 820. (Carduus leucographus), p. 825. (Carduus serratuloides), p. 841. (Santolina chamaecyparissus), p. 842. (Santolina rosmarinifolia), p. 857. (Gnaphalium saxatile), p. 858. (Xeranthemum speciosissimum, Xeranthemum vestitum), p. 859. (Xeranthemum sesamoides), p. 863. (Erigeron acre, Erigeron viscosum), p. 864. (Erigeron tuberosum), p. 872. (Aster fruticosus), p. 876. (Aster indicus), p. 877. (Aster novi-belgii, Aster reflexus), p. 887. (Tagetes erecta), p. 889. (Chrysanthemum alpinum), p. 895. (Anthemis pyrethrum), p. 902. (Verbesina calendulacea), p. 931. (Lobelia laurentia), p. 932. (Lobelia zeylanica), p. 937. (Impatiens chinensis, Impatiens cornuta, Impatiens latifolia, Impatiens oppositifolia), p. 938. (Impatiens balsamina)]
   unifloris - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 901. (Verbesina acmella)]
   unifloris - ablative plural feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 84. (Elymus caput-medusae)]
   unifloris - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 55. (Panicum alopecuroides), p. 86. (Triticum monoeoceum), p. 434. (Oxalis hirta)]
unifolius, -a, -um - adjective, group A: with one leaf
   unifolio - ablative singular masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 552. (Ranunculus rutaefolius)]
uniformis, -is, -e: - adjective, group B: uniform
   uniformibus - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 890. (Chrysanthemum flosculosum)]
   uniformibus - ablative plural feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 249. (Heracleum sibiricum), p. 257. (Scandix anthriscus), p. 318. (Hyacinthus botryoides)]
   uniformibus - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 461. (Euphorbia esula), p. 490. (Spiraea filipendula, Spiraea sorbifolia), p. 501. (Geum reptans), p. 666. (Brassica campestris)]
unilabiatus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: one-lipped
   unilabiatis - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 586. (Phlomis indica)]
unilateralis, -is, -e - adjective, group B: one-sided
   unilaterali - ablative singular masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 396. (Pyrola secunda)]
unilocularis, locularis, loculare - adjective, group B: having locules
   unilocularibus - ablative plural feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Soecies Plantarum, p. 652. (Clypeola jonthlaspi), p. 656. (Cardamine lunaria), p. 669. (Raphanus raphanistrum)]
univalvis, -is, -e - adjective, group B: one-valved
   univalvi - ablative singular feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 36. (Crocus sativus)]
universalis, -is, -e - adjective, group B: belonging/applying to the whole
   universali - ablative singular masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 87. (Eriocaulon quinquangulare), p. 236. (Bupleurum stellatum)]
   universali - ablative singular neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 241. (Caucalis daucoides, Caucalis mauritanica)]
   universali - ablative plural [gender?] [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 236. (Bupleurum angulosum, Bupleurum petraeum, Bupleurum stellatum), p. 237. (Bupleurum longifolium, Bupleurum odontites)]
   universalibus - ablative plural neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 236. (Bupleurum falcatum, Bupleurum rotundifolium), p. 237. (Bupleurum ranunculoides), p. 771. (Trifolium spumosum)]
unus, -a, -um - adjective, group A: one
   uno - ablative singular feminine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 74. (Festuca amethystina)]
   uno - ablative singular neuter [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 860. (Baccharis neriifolia)]
uni[...] - [?]: [?]
   unitis - ablative plural [gender?] [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 369. (Laurus camphora, Laurus cassia), p. 904. (Helianthus annuus), p. 905. (Helianthus multiflorus)]
   unitis - ablative plural masculine [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 905. (Helianthus tuberosus)]
utrinque - adverb: on both sides, at both ends
   utrinque [1753: Linnaeus, Species Plantarum, p. 1. (Canna indica), p. 16. (Justicia purpurea), p. 25. (Salvia mexicana), p. 76. (Bromus ciliatus, Bromus purgans), p. 153. (Convolvulus arvensis), p. 169. (Campanula erinus), p. 177. (Verbascum thapsus), p. 187. (Solanum carolinense, Solanum indicum, Solanum mammosum, Solanum sodomeum), p. 194. (Rhamnus napeca), p. 203. (Vitis vulpina), p. 210. (Cameraria latifolia), p. 213. (Apocynum androsaemifolium), p. 247. (Ferula nicoides), p. 249. (Heracleum austriacum), p. 265. (Rhus glabra), p. 279. (Linum campanulatum), p. 356. (Daphne tartonraira), p. 370. (Laurus benzoin), p. 392. (Rhododendron dauricum), p. 415. (Cucubalus aegyptiacus), p. 477. (Sorbus aucuparia), p. 491. (Rosa villosa), p. 495. (Potentilla sericea), p. 497. (Potentilla recta), p. 499. (Potentilla grandiflora), p. 500. (Potentilla acaulis), p. 524. (Cistus incana, Cistus monspeliensis, Cistus salvifolia), p. 526 (Cistus oelandicus), p. 562. (Teucrium botrys), p. 564. (Teucrium asarum, Teucrium multiflorum), p. 585. (Phlomis nissolii), p. 598. (Scutellaria supina), p. 601. (Prasium minus), p. 602. (Bartsia coccinea), p. 626. (Crescentia cujete), p. 652. (Biscutella auriculata), p. 756. (Astragalus galegiformis), p. 760. (Astragalus alpinus), p. 847. (Artemisia annua), p. 850. (Gnaphalium grandiflorum), p. 851. (Gnaphalium luteoalbum), p. 855. (Gnaphalium odoratissimum), p. 869. (Senecio incanus), p. 888. (Chrysanthemum serotinum), p. 899. (Achillea nobilis)]


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