axseed

noun
European herb resembling vetch; naturalized in the eastern United States; having umbels of pink-and-white flowers and sharp-angled pods
Hypernyms: ↑coronilla
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Coronilla

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\\ˈakˌsēd\ noun
: a European vetchlike herb (Coronilla varia) naturalized in the eastern United States and having umbels of pink-and-white flowers and sharp-angled pods — called also crown vetch

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/aks"seed'/, n.
[1555-65; AX + SEED]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • axseed — [aks′sēd΄] n. [ AX1 + SEED: so named from the shape of the pods] CROWN VETCH …   English World dictionary

  • axseed — dvispalvis raženis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis augalas (Securigera varia), paplitęs Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Securigera varia angl. axseed; crown vetch; trailing crown vetch vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • axseed — /aks seed /, n. See crown vetch. [1555 65; AX + SEED] * * * …   Universalium

  • axseed — n. European herb similar to vetch …   English contemporary dictionary

  • axseed — ax·seed …   English syllables

  • axseed — ax•seed [[t]ˈæksˌsid[/t]] n. pln crown vetch • Etymology: 1555–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • crown vetch — noun European herb resembling vetch; naturalized in the eastern United States; having umbels of pink and white flowers and sharp angled pods • Syn: ↑axseed, ↑Coronilla varia • Hypernyms: ↑coronilla • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Coronilla * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tōmi Shimomura —  Tōmi Shimomura Spielerinformationen Geburtstag 18. Dezember 1980 Geburtsort Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan Größe 181 cm Position …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • crown vetch — a plant, Coronilla varia, of the legume family, native to the Old World, having clusters of pink flowers and used to prevent erosion on banked roadsides. Also called axseed. [1895 1900] * * * Vigorous trailing legume (Coronilla varia), native to… …   Universalium

  • Securigera varia — dvispalvis raženis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis augalas (Securigera varia), paplitęs Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Securigera varia angl. axseed; crown vetch; trailing crown vetch vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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