fanweed

noun
foetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America
Hypernyms: ↑pennycress
Member Holonyms: ↑Thlaspi, ↑genus Thlaspi

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/fan"weed'/, n.
the pennycress, Thlaspi arvense.
[FAN1 + WEED1]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • fanweed — /fan weed /, n. the pennycress, Thlaspi arvense. [FAN1 + WEED1] * * * …   Universalium

  • field pennycress — noun foetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America • Syn: ↑French weed, ↑fanweed, ↑penny grass, ↑stinkweed, ↑mithridate mustard, ↑Thlaspi arvense • Hypernyms: ↑pennycress …   Useful english dictionary

  • French weed — noun foetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America • Syn: ↑field pennycress, ↑fanweed, ↑penny grass, ↑stinkweed, ↑mithridate mustard, ↑Thlaspi arvense • Hypernyms: ↑pennyc …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Thlaspi — noun herbs of temperate regions: pennycress • Syn: ↑Thlaspi • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mithridate mustard — noun foetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America • Syn: ↑field pennycress, ↑French weed, ↑fanweed, ↑penny grass, ↑stinkweed, ↑Thlaspi arvense • Hypernyms: ↑pennycress …   Useful english dictionary

  • penny grass — noun foetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America • Syn: ↑field pennycress, ↑French weed, ↑fanweed, ↑stinkweed, ↑mithridate mustard, ↑Thlaspi arvense • Hypernyms: ↑pennyc …   Useful english dictionary

  • pennycress — noun any of several plants of the genus Thlaspi • Hypernyms: ↑weed • Hyponyms: ↑field pennycress, ↑French weed, ↑fanweed, ↑penny grass, ↑stinkweed, ↑mithridate mustard, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thlaspi — noun herbs of temperate regions: pennycress • Syn: ↑genus Thlaspi • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thlaspi arvense — noun foetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America • Syn: ↑field pennycress, ↑French weed, ↑fanweed, ↑penny grass, ↑stinkweed, ↑mithridate mustard • Hypernyms: ↑pennycress …   Useful english dictionary

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