balmony
Turtlehead Tur"tle*head`, n. (Bot.) An American perennial herb ({Chelone glabra}) having white flowers shaped like the head of a turtle. Called also {snakehead}, {shell flower}, and {balmony}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • balmony — plikoji vėžlūnė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bervidinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Chelone glabra), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Chelone glabra angl. balmony; snakehead; turtlehead šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • balmony — bal·mo·ny …   English syllables

  • balmony — ˈba(l)mənē noun ( es) Etymology: origin unknown : a turtlehead (Chelone glabra) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chelone glabra — Turtlehead Tur tle*head , n. (Bot.) An American perennial herb ({Chelone glabra}) having white flowers shaped like the head of a turtle. Called also {snakehead}, {shell flower}, and {balmony}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shell flower — Turtlehead Tur tle*head , n. (Bot.) An American perennial herb ({Chelone glabra}) having white flowers shaped like the head of a turtle. Called also {snakehead}, {shell flower}, and {balmony}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • snakehead — Turtlehead Tur tle*head , n. (Bot.) An American perennial herb ({Chelone glabra}) having white flowers shaped like the head of a turtle. Called also {snakehead}, {shell flower}, and {balmony}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Turtlehead — Tur tle*head , n. (Bot.) An American perennial herb ({Chelone glabra}) having white flowers shaped like the head of a turtle. Called also {snakehead}, {shell flower}, and {balmony}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • snake-head — n.; (also snake s head) Shell flower, turtle head, balmony (Chelone glabra) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Chelone glabra — plikoji vėžlūnė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bervidinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Chelone glabra), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Chelone glabra angl. balmony; snakehead; turtlehead šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • plikoji vėžlūnė — statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bervidinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Chelone glabra), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Chelone glabra angl. balmony; snakehead; turtlehead šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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