genus Marrubium

noun
Old World aromatic herbs: horehound
Syn: ↑Marrubium
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family
Member Meronyms: ↑horehound

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  • Marrubium — For the ancient city in Italy called Marrubium, see San Benedetto dei Marsi. Marrubium Foliage of Marrubium rotundifolia Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Marrubium vulgare — Horehound Hore hound , n. [OE. horehune, AS. h[=a]rhune; h[=a]r hoar, gray + hune horehound; cf. L. cunila a species of organum, Gr. ?, Skr. kn?y to smell.] (Bot.) 1. A plant of the genus {Marrubium} ({Marrubium vulgare}), which has a bitter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Marrubium — noun Old World aromatic herbs: horehound • Syn: ↑genus Marrubium • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marrubium — ID 52034 Symbol Key MARRU Common Name horehound Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Marrubium incanum — ID 52035 Symbol Key MAIN19 Common Name horehound Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Marrubium vulgare — ID 52037 Symbol Key MAVU Common Name horehound Family Lamiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Marrubium — Mar*ru bi*um, n. [L.] (Bot.) A genus of bitter aromatic plants, sometimes used in medicine; hoarhound. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Marrubium — Mar·ru·bi·um (mə rooґbe əm) a genus of mints of the family Lamiaceae, native to Europe and Asia. M. vulgaґre (Tourn.) L. is horehound, whose leaves and tops (also called horehound) contain marrubiin and are used medicinally …   Medical dictionary

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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