Sulphurwort
Sulphurwort Sul"phur*wort`, n. (Bot.) The hog's fennel. See under {Fennel}. [1913 Webster]

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  • imperatorin — Peucedanin Peu*ced a*nin, n. (Chem.) A tasteless white crystalline substance, extracted from the roots of the sulphurwort ({Peucedanum}), masterwort ({Imperatoria}), and other related plants; called also {imperatorin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Peucedanin — Peu*ced a*nin, n. (Chem.) A tasteless white crystalline substance, extracted from the roots of the sulphurwort ({Peucedanum}), masterwort ({Imperatoria}), and other related plants; called also {imperatorin}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hog fennel — noun a meadow and woodland plant, Lomatium utriculatum or Peucedanum officinale Syn: common lomatium, sulphurwort …   Wiktionary

  • sulfur weed — noun sulphurwort …   Wiktionary

  • cammoc — n ( es/ )?, m ( es/ as)? cammock, rest harrow, kex, an umbeliferous plant, brimstone wort, hog s fennel, cow weed, cow parsley, sulphurwort; [peucedanum officinale] …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • sulphurweed — noun also sulphurwort ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ : either of two European plants (Peucedanum officinale and P. palustre) the dried roots of which when burned emit a sulfurous odor …   Useful english dictionary

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