Mercurialis annua

noun
Eurafrican annual naturalized in America as a weed; formerly dried for use as a purgative, diuretic or antisyphilitic
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Mercurialis, ↑genus Mercurialis

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  • Mercurialis annua — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Mercurialis annua —   Mercurialis annua …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mercurialis annua — Mercuriale annuelle Mercuriale annuelle …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mercurialis annua — Einjähriges Bingelkraut Einjähriges Bingelkraut, männliche Pflanze Systematik Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mercurialis annua — Mercury Mer cu*ry, n. [L. Mercurius; akin to merx wares.] 1. (Rom. Myth.) A Latin god of commerce and gain; treated by the poets as identical with the Greek Hermes, messenger of the gods, conductor of souls to the lower world, and god of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mercurialis annua — vienametis laiškenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Karpažolinių šeimos vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Mercurialis annua), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, Europoje ir pietvakarių Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Mercurialis annua angl. annual mercury;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Mercurialis annua — boys and girls oys and girls n. (Bot.) a Eurafrican annual ({Mercurialis annua}) naturalized in America as a weed; formerly dried for use as a purgative, diuretic or antisyphilitic. Syn: herb mercury, herbs mercury. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mercurialis annua — ID 53300 Symbol Key MEAN Common Name annual mercury Family Euphorbiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, CA, DC, DE, IL, MA, MD, ME, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC Growth Habit… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Mercurialis annua L. — Symbol MEAN Common Name annual mercury Botanical Family Euphorbiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Mercurialis (género) —   Mercurialis …   Wikipedia Español

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