Peplus Pep"lus, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?.] 1. An upper garment worn by Grecian and Roman women. [1913 Webster]

2. A kind of kerchief formerly worn by Englishwomen. [Obs.] --Fairholt. [1913 Webster]

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  • peplus — noun see peplos …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • peplus — /pep leuhs/, n., pl. pepluses. peplos. * * * …   Universalium

  • peplus — pep·lus …   English syllables

  • peplus — noun a garment worn by women in ancient Greece; cloth caught at the shoulders and draped in folds to the waist • Syn: ↑peplos, ↑peplum • Hypernyms: ↑garment …   Useful english dictionary

  • Euphorbia peplus —   Euphorbia peplus …   Wikipedia Español

  • Euphorbia peplus — Taxobox name = Euphorbia peplus image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Malpighiales familia = Euphorbiaceae genus = Euphorbia species = E. peplus binomial = Euphorbia peplus binomial authority …   Wikipedia

  • Euphorbia peplus — Ésule ronde Esule ronde …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Euphorbia peplus — Garten Wolfsmilch Garten Wolfsmilch (Euphorbia peplus) Systematik Klasse: Dreifurchenpollen Zweikeimblättrige (Rosopsida) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Euphorbia peplus — ID 34164 Symbol Key EUPE6 Common Name petty spurge Family Euphorbiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Euphorbia peplus L. — Symbol EUPE6 Common Name petty spurge Botanical Family Euphorbiaceae …   Scientific plant list

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