Toxicodendron radicans
markweed markweed n. A climbing plant ({Toxicodendron radicans}) common in eastern and central U. S. with ternate leaves and greenish flowers followed by white berries. It yields an irritating oil that causes a rash on contact; commonly called {poison ivy}.

Syn: poison ivy, poison mercury, poison oak, {Toxicodendron radicans}, {Rhus radicans}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Toxicodendron radicans — Poison Poi son, n. [F. poison, in Old French also, a potion, fr. L. potio a drink, draught, potion, a poisonous draught, fr. potare to drink. See {Potable}, and cf. {Potion}.] 1. Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toxicodendron radicans — Poison Poi son, n. [F. poison, in Old French also, a potion, fr. L. potio a drink, draught, potion, a poisonous draught, fr. potare to drink. See {Potable}, and cf. {Potion}.] 1. Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toxicodendron radicans — Poison Poi son, n. [F. poison, in Old French also, a potion, fr. L. potio a drink, draught, potion, a poisonous draught, fr. potare to drink. See {Potable}, and cf. {Potion}.] 1. Any agent which, when introduced into the animal organism, is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toxicodendron radicans — markweed markweed n. A climbing plant ({Toxicodendron radicans}) common in eastern and central U. S. with ternate leaves and greenish flowers followed by white berries. It yields an irritating oil that causes a rash on contact; commonly called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Toxicodendron radicans — noun climbing plant common in eastern and central United States with ternate leaves and greenish flowers followed by white berries; yields an irritating oil that causes a rash on contact • Syn: ↑poison ivy, ↑markweed, ↑poison mercury, ↑poison oak …   Useful english dictionary

  • Toxicodendron radicans — ID 84776 Symbol Key TORA2 Common Name eastern poison ivy Family Anacardiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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  • Toxicodendron radicans ssp. radicans — ID 84786 Symbol Key TORAR Common Name eastern poison ivy Family Anacardiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MO, MS, NC,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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