Definitions of cucurbita

  1. type genus of the Cucurbitaceae Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. genus of the Cucurbitaceae Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. A plant genus of the family CUCURBITACEAE, order Violales, subclass Dilleniidae, which includes pumpkin, gourd and squash. Medical Dictionary DB
  4. A chemical vessel in the shape of a gourd. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. the type genus of the Cucurbitaceae. dictgcide_fs
  6. a curvitate,owing to its shape. A gourd. (F.) Citrouille. See Cupping-glass. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  7. A genus of the Cucurbitaceae, including the gourd, the pumpkin, and the squash. Appleton's medical dictionary.