Sea blite
Sea blite Sea" blite` (Bot.) A plant ({Su[ae]da maritima}) of the Goosefoot family, growing in salt marshes. [1913 Webster]

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  • sea blite — /bluyt/ any of several halophytic herbs of the genus Suaeda, having fleshy leaves. [1755 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • sea blite — noun : any of various halophile herbs or shrubs of the genus Suaeda with fleshy alternate more or less terete leaves; especially : a plant (Suaeda maritima) that grows in salt marshes and has pale green leaves sometimes used as a potherb * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blite — /bluyt/, n. 1. See sea blite. 2. See strawberry blite. [1375 1425; late ME < L blitum < Gk blíton] * * * …   Universalium

  • blite — ˈblīt noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from Latin blitum orach, from Greek bliton : any of several herbs of the family Chenopodiaceae: a. : strawberry blite …   Useful english dictionary

  • Suaeda maritima — Sea blite Sea blite (Bot.) A plant ({Su[ae]da maritima}) of the Goosefoot family, growing in salt marshes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seablite — seaˈblite noun A salt marsh plant (Suaeda maritima) of the goosefoot family • • • Main Entry: ↑sea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strand-Sode — (Suaeda maritima) Systematik Ordnung: Nelkenartige (Caryophyllales) Familie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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