false flax

noun
annual and biennial herbs of Mediterranean to central Asia
Syn: ↑Camelina, ↑genus Camelina
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus
Member Meronyms: ↑gold of pleasure, ↑Camelina sativa

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noun
: a plant of the genus Camelina — see gold of pleasure, small-seeded false flax

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Camelina — noun annual and biennial herbs of Mediterranean to central Asia • Syn: ↑genus Camelina, ↑false flax • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • gold of pleasure — noun annual European false flax having small white flowers; cultivated since Neolithic times as a source of fiber and for its oil rich seeds; widely naturalized in North America • Syn: ↑Camelina sativa • Hypernyms: ↑crucifer, ↑cruciferous plant • …   Useful english dictionary

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