Tutsan
Tutsan Tut"san, n. [F. toutesaine; tout, toule, all (L. totus) + sain, saine, sound, healthy, L. sanus.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Hypericum} ({Hypericum Andros[oe]mum}), from which a healing ointment is prepared in Spain; -- called also {parkleaves}. [1913 Webster]

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  • tutsan — [ tʌts(ə)n] noun a St John s wort with large aromatic leaves and a berry like fruit, formerly used medicinally. [Hypericum androsaemum.] Origin ME: from Anglo Norman Fr. tutsaine all wholesome …   English new terms dictionary

  • tutsan — tut·san …   English syllables

  • tutsan — /ˈtʊtsən/ (say tootsuhn) noun a small shrub, Hypericum androsaemum, with yellow flowers and berries changing from green to red to black as they ripen; native to the Mediterranean and a noxious weed in Australia. {French toutesaine, from toute all …   Australian English dictionary

  • tutsan — n. a species of St John s wort, Hypericum androsaemum, formerly used to heal wounds etc. Etymology: ME f. AF tutsaine all healthy …   Useful english dictionary

  • tall tutsan — bekvapė jonažolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Jonažolinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Hypericum ×inodorum), paplitęs pietų Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Hypericum ×inodorum angl. tall tutsan šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisijos …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Hypericum Androsoemum — Tutsan Tut san, n. [F. toutesaine; tout, toule, all (L. totus) + sain, saine, sound, healthy, L. sanus.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Hypericum} ({Hypericum Andros[oe]mum}), from which a healing ointment is prepared in Spain; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parkleaves — Tutsan Tut san, n. [F. toutesaine; tout, toule, all (L. totus) + sain, saine, sound, healthy, L. sanus.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Hypericum} ({Hypericum Andros[oe]mum}), from which a healing ointment is prepared in Spain; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hypericum androsaemum — Taxobox image caption = Hypericum androsaemum , tutsan regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Malpighiales familia = Clusiaceae genus = Hypericum species = H. androsaemum binomial = Hypericum androsaemum binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Washington & Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park — The Washington Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park is a popular and unusually shaped regional park in Northern Virginia. The park s primary feature is the Washington Old Dominion Railroad Trail (abbreviated as W OD Trail), an asphalt surfaced… …   Wikipedia

  • parkleaves — park leaves (p[aum]rk l[=e]vz ), n. (Bot.) A European species of Saint John s wort; the tutsan. See {Tutsan}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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