Bean trefoil
Bean trefoil Bean" tre"foil (Bot.) A leguminous shrub of southern Europe, with trifoliate leaves ({Anagyris foetida}). [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bean trefoil — noun shrub with trifoliate leaves and yellow flowers followed by backward curving seed pods; leaves foetid when crushed • Syn: ↑stinking bean trefoil, ↑Anagyris foetida • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Anagyris, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • stinking bean trefoil — noun shrub with trifoliate leaves and yellow flowers followed by backward curving seed pods; leaves foetid when crushed • Syn: ↑bean trefoil, ↑Anagyris foetida • Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush • Member Holonyms: ↑Anagyris, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bog bean — buckbean uckbean, Buck bean Buck bean (b[=e]n ). (Bot.) A perennial plant ({Menyanthes trifoliata}) of Europe and America which grows in moist and boggy places, having racemes of white, reddish, or purplish flowers and intensely bitter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Buck bean — buckbean uckbean, Buck bean Buck bean (b[=e]n ). (Bot.) A perennial plant ({Menyanthes trifoliata}) of Europe and America which grows in moist and boggy places, having racemes of white, reddish, or purplish flowers and intensely bitter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tick trefoil — Tick Tick, n. [OE. tike, teke; akin to D. teek, G. zecke. Cf. {Tike} a tick.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) Any one of numerous species of large parasitic mites which attach themselves to, and suck the blood of, cattle, dogs, and many other animals. When filled …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • water-trefoil — n. (Bot.) Marsh trefoil, bog bean buck bean (Menyanthes trifoliata) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • bog-bean — trilapis pupalaiškis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupalaiškinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Menyanthes trifoliata), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Menyanthes trifoliate angl. bog bean; bog …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • marsh-trefoil — trilapis pupalaiškis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupalaiškinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Menyanthes trifoliata), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Menyanthes trifoliate angl. bog bean; bog …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • water-trefoil — trilapis pupalaiškis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupalaiškinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Menyanthes trifoliata), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Menyanthes trifoliate angl. bog bean; bog …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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