dragon's head

noun
American herb having sharply serrate lanceolate leaves and spikes of blue to violet flowers
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Dracocephalum, ↑genus Dracocephalum

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  • Dragon's head — dragon drag on (dr[a^]g [u^]n), n. [F. dragon, L. draco, fr. Gr. dra kwn, prob. fr. de rkesqai, dra kein, to look (akin to Skr. dar[,c] to see), and so called from its terrible eyes. Cf. {Drake} a dragon, {Dragoon}.] 1. (Myth.) A fabulous animal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dragon's Head — may refer to, Dragon s Head, the flower plants of the genus Dracocephalum Dragon s head (Caput Draconis, or Anabibazon), the north lunar node used in astrology See also Dragon Head, a post apocalyptic disaster manga and a 2003 movie Dragonhead, a …   Wikipedia

  • Dragon's head — Dragon s blood Drag on s blood, Dragon s head Drag on s head, Dragon s tail Drag on s tail . See {Dragon s blood}, {Dragon s head}, etc., under {Dragon}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dragon's-head — noun see dragonhead * * * dragˈonhead or dragˈon s head noun A labiate garden plant (genus Dracocephalum; from the shape of the corolla) • • • Main Entry: ↑dragon …   Useful english dictionary

  • dragon's head — drag′on s head n. dragonhead • Etymology: 1500–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • dragon's head — 1. dragonhead. 2. Astron. (formerly) the ascending node of the moon or a planet. [1500 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • dragon — drag on (dr[a^]g [u^]n), n. [F. dragon, L. draco, fr. Gr. dra kwn, prob. fr. de rkesqai, dra kein, to look (akin to Skr. dar[,c] to see), and so called from its terrible eyes. Cf. {Drake} a dragon, {Dragoon}.] 1. (Myth.) A fabulous animal,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dragon arum — dragon drag on (dr[a^]g [u^]n), n. [F. dragon, L. draco, fr. Gr. dra kwn, prob. fr. de rkesqai, dra kein, to look (akin to Skr. dar[,c] to see), and so called from its terrible eyes. Cf. {Drake} a dragon, {Dragoon}.] 1. (Myth.) A fabulous animal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dragon fish — dragon drag on (dr[a^]g [u^]n), n. [F. dragon, L. draco, fr. Gr. dra kwn, prob. fr. de rkesqai, dra kein, to look (akin to Skr. dar[,c] to see), and so called from its terrible eyes. Cf. {Drake} a dragon, {Dragoon}.] 1. (Myth.) A fabulous animal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dragon fly — dragon drag on (dr[a^]g [u^]n), n. [F. dragon, L. draco, fr. Gr. dra kwn, prob. fr. de rkesqai, dra kein, to look (akin to Skr. dar[,c] to see), and so called from its terrible eyes. Cf. {Drake} a dragon, {Dragoon}.] 1. (Myth.) A fabulous animal …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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