mad-dog weed

noun
an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant

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noun

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  • mad-dog weed — mad dog skullcap mad dog skullcap, mad dog weed mad dog weed . (Bot.) An American mint ({Scutellaria lateriflora}) that yields a resinous exudate used esp. formerly as an antispasmodic. Syn: blue pimpernel, blue skullcap, {Scutellaria… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mad dog weed — gyslotinis dumblialaiškis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Dumblialaiškinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Alisma plantago aquatica), paplitęs Afrikoje, Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Alisma plantago aquatica angl. American water… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • mad-dog skullcap — mad dog skullcap, mad dog weed mad dog weed . (Bot.) An American mint ({Scutellaria lateriflora}) that yields a resinous exudate used esp. formerly as an antispasmodic. Syn: blue pimpernel, blue skullcap, {Scutellaria lateriflora}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mad-dog skullcap — noun an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic • Syn: ↑blue pimpernel, ↑blue skullcap, ↑mad dog weed, ↑Scutellaria lateriflora • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scutellaria lateriflora — mad dog skullcap mad dog skullcap, mad dog weed mad dog weed . (Bot.) An American mint ({Scutellaria lateriflora}) that yields a resinous exudate used esp. formerly as an antispasmodic. Syn: blue pimpernel, blue skullcap, {Scutellaria… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • blue pimpernel — noun an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic • Syn: ↑blue skullcap, ↑mad dog skullcap, ↑mad dog weed, ↑Scutellaria lateriflora • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • blue skullcap — noun an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic • Syn: ↑blue pimpernel, ↑mad dog skullcap, ↑mad dog weed, ↑Scutellaria lateriflora • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scutellaria lateriflora — noun an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic • Syn: ↑blue pimpernel, ↑blue skullcap, ↑mad dog skullcap, ↑mad dog weed • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alisma plantago-aquatica — Taxobox name = Alisma plantago aquatica image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Alismatales familia = Alismataceae genus = Alisma species = A. plantago aquatica binomial = Alisma plantago aquatica… …   Wikipedia

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