genus of woolly aromatic herbs or subshrubs or shrubs of Mediterranean region
Syn: ↑genus Sideritis
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family

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\\ˌsidəˈrīd.ə̇s\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, ironwort, from Greek sidēritis, from feminine of sidēritēs of iron, from sidēr- sider- + -itēs -ite
: a genus of European woolly mints having small flowers with the corolla included in the calyx

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  • Sideritis — Gliedkräuter Ysopblättriges Gliedkraut (Sideritis hyssopifolia) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • sidéritis — (si dé ri tis ) s. m. Voy CRAPAUDINE, plante. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. sideritis, du grec, fer …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Sideritis — ID 78098 Symbol Key SIDER Common Name ironwort Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AR, CT, PA, SD, TX, WV Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • SIDÉRITIS — s. m. Voyez CRAPAUDINE …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • Sideritis L. — Symbol SIDER Common Name ironwort Botanical Family Lamiaceae …   Scientific plant list

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