lacepod

noun
annual herb having pinnatifid basal leaves and slender racemes of small white flowers followed by one-seeded winged silicles
Syn: ↑fringepod
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Thysanocarpus, ↑genus Thysanocarpus

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  • fringepod — n. An annual herb having pinnatifid basal leaves and slender racemes of small white flowers followed by one seeded winged silicles. Syn: lacepod. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rotenone — a fish poison derived from the roots of the jewel vine plant, Derris ellipitca, D. lagensis, D. malaccensis, and D. uliginosa (Leguminosae). Lacepod (Lonchocarpus utilis and L. uruca), the yam bean (Pachyrhizus erosus) and hoary pea (Tephrosia… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fringepod — noun annual herb having pinnatifid basal leaves and slender racemes of small white flowers followed by one seeded winged silicles • Syn: ↑lacepod • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Thysanocarpus, ↑genus Thysanocarpus …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Thysanocarpus — noun small genus of herbs of upland regions of the Pacific coast of North America • Syn: ↑Thysanocarpus • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae, ↑ …   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

  • Thysanocarpus — noun small genus of herbs of upland regions of the Pacific coast of North America • Syn: ↑genus Thysanocarpus • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cruciferae, ↑family Cruciferae, ↑Brassicaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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