feabane mullet

noun
hairy perennial Eurasian herb with yellow daisylike flowers reputed to destroy or drive away fleas
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Pulicaria, ↑genus Pulicaria

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  • genus Pulicaria — noun genus of temperate Old World herbs: fleabane • Syn: ↑Pulicaria • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • herbaceous plant — noun a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests • Syn: ↑herb • Derivationally related forms: ↑herbal (for: ↑herb) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pulicaria — noun genus of temperate Old World herbs: fleabane • Syn: ↑genus Pulicaria • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pulicaria dysenterica — noun hairy perennial Eurasian herb with yellow daisylike flowers reputed to destroy or drive away fleas • Syn: ↑fleabane, ↑feabane mullet • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Pulicaria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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