Moneywort Mon"ey*wort`, n. (Bot.) A trailing plant ({Lysimachia Nummularia}), with rounded opposite leaves and solitary yellow flowers in their axils. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

(Lysimachia mummularia)

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  • moneywort — [mun′ē wʉrt΄] n. [ MONEY + WORT2, after the ModL name Nummularia (see NUMMULAR): so called from its round leaves] a creeping, perennial European plant (Lysimachia nummularia) of the primrose family, with yellow flowers and roundish leaves …   English World dictionary

  • moneywort — mėlynžiedė taškuonė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bervidinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Bacopa monnieri), paplitęs atogrąžose. atitikmenys: lot. Bacopa monnieri angl. bacopa; moneywort šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • moneywort — šliaužiančioji šilingė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Raktažolinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Lysimachia nummularia), paplitęs rytų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Lysimachia nummularia angl. creeping Jenny; creeping Jenny; herb… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • moneywort — šilingė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Raktažolinių (Primulaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Lysimachia). atitikmenys: lot. Lysimachia angl. lysimachia; loosestrife; moneywort vok. Felberich; Gilbweiderich rus. вербейник lenk. tojeść …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • moneywort — noun Date: 1578 a trailing perennial herb (Lysimachia nummularia) of the primrose family with rounded opposite leaves and solitary yellow flowers in their axils …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • moneywort — /mun ee werrt , wawrt /, n. a creeping plant, Lysimachia nummularia, of the primrose family, having roundish leaves and solitary yellow flowers. Also called creeping Charlie, creeping Jennie, creeping Jenny. [1570 80; MONEY + WORT2] * * * …   Universalium

  • moneywort — noun A European vine, of the genus Lysimachia, having yellow flowers; creeping Jenny, creeping Charlie …   Wiktionary

  • moneywort — n. evergreen creeping plant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moneywort — noun another term for creeping Jenny. Origin C16: from a supposed resemblance of the plant s leaves to coins …   English new terms dictionary

  • moneywort — n. Creeping loosestrife (Lysimachia mummularia) …   New dictionary of synonyms

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