Polanisia graveolens
clammyweed clammyweed n. strong-scented herb ({Polanisia graveolens}) common in the southern U. S. covered with intermixed gland and hairs.

Syn: {Polanisia graveolens}, Polanisia dodecandra. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Polanisia graveolens — clammyweed clammyweed n. strong scented herb ({Polanisia graveolens}) common in the southern U. S. covered with intermixed gland and hairs. Syn: {Polanisia graveolens}, Polanisia dodecandra. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polanisia graveolens — noun strong scented herb common in southern United States covered with intermixed gland and hairs • Syn: ↑clammyweed, ↑Polanisia dodecandra • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Polanisia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polanisia graveolens Raf. — Symbol PODOD Synonym Symbol POGR17 Botanical Family Capparaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Polanisia — noun widely distributed herbs having palmate leaves and creamy white to or pink to magenta flowers with many stamens of unequal length • Syn: ↑genus Polanisia • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Capparidaceae, ↑family… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polanisia dodecandra — noun strong scented herb common in southern United States covered with intermixed gland and hairs • Syn: ↑clammyweed, ↑Polanisia graveolens • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Polanisia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Polanisĭa — (P. Raf), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Capparideae Cleomeae; Arten: P. chelidonii De C., in Nepal, China; P. icosandria, in Ostindien, China; P. dodecandria, in Ostindien; P. graveolens, in Canada, u. P. uniglandulosa De C …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • genus Polanisia — noun widely distributed herbs having palmate leaves and creamy white to or pink to magenta flowers with many stamens of unequal length • Syn: ↑Polanisia • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Capparidaceae, ↑family Capparidaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • clammyweed — noun strong scented herb common in southern United States covered with intermixed gland and hairs • Syn: ↑Polanisia graveolens, ↑Polanisia dodecandra • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Polanisia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • clammyweed — n. strong scented herb ({Polanisia graveolens}) common in the southern U. S. covered with intermixed gland and hairs. Syn: {Polanisia graveolens}, Polanisia dodecandra. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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