parkleaves
Tutsan Tut"san, n. [F. toutesaine; tout, toule, all (L. totus) + sain, saine, sound, healthy, L. sanus.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Hypericum} ({Hypericum Andros[oe]mum}), from which a healing ointment is prepared in Spain; -- called also {parkleaves}. [1913 Webster]

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  • parkleaves — park leaves (p[aum]rk l[=e]vz ), n. (Bot.) A European species of Saint John s wort; the tutsan. See {Tutsan}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parkleaves — /pärkˈlēvz/ noun 1. A woodland shrub with yellow flowers, once considered a panacea 2. Tutsan ORIGIN: Appar ↑park and ↑leaf …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hypericum Androsoemum — Tutsan Tut san, n. [F. toutesaine; tout, toule, all (L. totus) + sain, saine, sound, healthy, L. sanus.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Hypericum} ({Hypericum Andros[oe]mum}), from which a healing ointment is prepared in Spain; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tutsan — Tut san, n. [F. toutesaine; tout, toule, all (L. totus) + sain, saine, sound, healthy, L. sanus.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Hypericum} ({Hypericum Andros[oe]mum}), from which a healing ointment is prepared in Spain; called also {parkleaves}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of plants in The English Physitian (1652 book) — Below is the list of plants, listed under the section Catalogue of the Herbs and Plants, in this Treatise, appropriated to their several PLANETS in the 1652 medical text The English Physitian: or an Astrologo physical Discourse of the Vulgar… …   Wikipedia

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