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  • tropical Asiatic shrub; source of croton oil
  • grown in many varieties for their brightly colored foliage; widely cultivated as a houseplant

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  • grown in many varieties for their brightly colored foliage; widely cultivated as a houseplant ,
  • tropical Asiatic shrub; source of croton oil

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Croton'


  • Croton: of the family Euphorbiaceae Croton capitatus, also known as the woolly croton Croton hancei, an endemic species of croton to Hong Kong Caperonia, a genus
  • List of Croton species: texensis Croton alamosanus Croton alienus Croton allemii Croton alloeophyllus Croton alnifolius Croton ameliae Croton andinus Croton anisodontus Croton ankarensis
  • New Croton Reservoir: The New Croton reservoir is a narrow reservoir in Westchester County, New York, lying approximately 22 miles (35 km) north of New York City, for which
  • Croton–Harmon station: The Croton–Harmon station (/kroʊtɪnhɑːrmɪn/) is a train station in Croton-on-Hudson, New York. It serves the Metro-North Railroad's Hudson Line and several
  • Croton Aqueduct: The Croton Aqueduct or Old Croton Aqueduct was a large and complex water distribution system constructed for New York City between 1837 and 1842. It was
  • Croton River: The Croton River (/ˈkroʊtən/ KROH-tən) is a river in southern New York that begins where its eastern and western tributaries join downstream from the Croton
  • Croton, New Jersey: Croton is an unincorporated community located along the border of Delaware and Raritan townships in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States. County
  • Croton-on-Hudson, New York: Croton-on-Hudson is a village in Westchester County, New York, United States. The population was 8,070 at the 2010 census. It is located in the town of
  • Croton (plant): For the garden croton, see Codiaeum variegatum. For other uses, see Croton (disambiguation). "Aubertia" redirects here. For the genus of butterflies,
  • Isomachus of Croton: Isomachus of Croton was an ancient Greek athlete listed by Eusebius of Caesarea as two times victor in the stadion race of the 68th and 69th Olympiad (508-504

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