rest-harrow
Cammock Cam"mock, n. [AS. cammoc.] (Bot.) A plant having long hard, crooked roots, the {Ononis spinosa}; -- called also {rest-harrow}. The {Scandix Pecten-Veneris} is also called cammock. [1913 Webster]

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  • Rest-harrow — or Small Rest harrow may refer to:* Ononis repens * Ononis reclinata …   Wikipedia

  • Rest-harrow — Rest har row ( h?r r?), n. (Bot.) A European leguminous plant ({Ononis arvensis}) with long, tough roots. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rest-harrow — ground ground (ground), n. [OE. ground, grund, AS. grund; akin to D. grond, OS., G., Sw., & Dan. grund, Icel. grunnr bottom, Goth. grundus (in composition); perh. orig. meaning, dust, gravel, and if so perh. akin to E. grind.] 1. The surface of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rest-harrow — dirvenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių (Fabaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Ononis). atitikmenys: lot. Ononis angl. rest harrow vok. Hauhechel; Steinwurzel; Weiberkrieg rus. стальник lenk. wilżyna …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • rest-harrow — n. any tough rooted plant of the genus Ononis, native to Europe and the Mediterranean. Etymology: obs. rest (v.) = ARREST (in sense stop ) + HARROW …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thorny rest-harrow — Thorny Thorn y, a. [Compar. {Thornier}; superl. {Thorniest}.] [Cf. AS. [thorn]orniht.] 1. Full of thorns or spines; rough with thorns; spiny; as, a thorny wood; a thorny tree; a thorny crown. [1913 Webster] 2. Like a thorn or thorns; hence,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spiny rest-harrow — dygliuotasis dirvenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Ononis spinosa), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, pietų Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Ononis spinosa angl. restharrow; spiny rest harrow;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • rest|har|row — «REHST HAR oh», noun. any one of a group of low European herbs or shrubs of the pea family, with pink, white, or yellow flowers and tough roots. ╂[< rest3 + harrow] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Harrow and Wealdstone rail crash — infobox UK rail accident title= Harrow and Wealdstone rail crash date= 8 October 1952 08:19 location= Harrow and Wealdstone line = West Coast Main Line (BR London Midland) cause= SPAD trains= 3 pax= deaths= 112 injuries= 340 The Harrow and… …   Wikipedia

  • Coat of arms of Harrow — The Coat of arms of Harrow were first awarded to Harrow Urban District Council in 1938 and have since been adopted by Harrow London Borough Council.The arms were first granted to Harrow Urban District Council on 3 May 1938. Supporters to the arms …   Wikipedia

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