Bindweed
Bindweed Bind"weed`, n. (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Convolvulus}; as, {greater bindweed} ({Convolvulus Sepium}); {lesser bindweed} ({Convolvulus arvensis}); the {white bindweed}, the {blue bindweed}, the {Syrian bindweed}. The black bryony, or {Tamus}, is called {black bindweed}, and the {Smilax aspera}, {rough bindweed}. [1913 Webster]

The fragile bindweed bells and bryony rings. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]


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  • bindweed — [bīnd′wēd΄] n. any of various twining vines, esp. any of certain vines (genus Convolvulus) of the morning glory family …   English World dictionary

  • bindweed — /buynd weed /, n. any of various twining or vinelike plants, esp. certain species of the genera Convolvulus and Calystegia. [1540 50; BIND + WEED1] * * * Any plant of the closely related genera Convolvulus and Calystegia, mostly twining, often… …   Universalium

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  • bindweed — dirvinis vijoklis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vijoklinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Convolvulus arvensis), paplitęs Afrikoje, Azijoje ir Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Convolvulus arvensis angl. bindweed; field bindweed vok. Akerwinde pranc …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • bindweed — [[t]ba͟ɪndwiːd[/t]] N UNCOUNT Bindweed is a wild plant that winds itself around other plants and makes it difficult for them to grow …   English dictionary

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  • bindweed — vijoklis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Vijoklinių (Convolvulaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Convolvulus). atitikmenys: lot. Convolvulus angl. bindweed; convolvulus; cornbind vok. Winde rus. вьюнок lenk. powój …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • bindweed — noun Date: 1548 any of various twining plants (especially genus Convolvulus of the morning glory family) that mat or interlace with plants among which they grow …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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