Vaccaria pyramidata
cow-cockle cow-cockle n. a European annual ({Vaccaria hispanica}) with pale rose-colored flowers; cultivated flower or self-sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort.

Syn: cowherb, cow cockle, {Vaccaria hispanica}, {Vaccaria pyramidata}, {Saponaria vaccaria}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Vaccaria pyramidata — noun European annual with pale rose colored flowers; cultivated flower or self sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort • Syn: ↑cowherb, ↑cow cockle, ↑Vaccaria hispanica, ↑Saponaria vaccaria •… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Vaccaria hispanica — Taxobox name = Vaccaria Pyramidata regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Caryophyllales familia = Caryophyllaceae genus = Vaccaria species = V. hispanica binomial = Vaccaria hispanica (Mill.) Rauschert Vaccaria… …   Wikipedia

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  • Vaccaria hispanica — cow cockle cow cockle n. a European annual ({Vaccaria hispanica}) with pale rose colored flowers; cultivated flower or self sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort. Syn: cowherb, cow cockle, {Vaccaria …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vaccaria hispanica — cow cockle cow cockle n. a European annual ({Vaccaria hispanica}) with pale rose colored flowers; cultivated flower or self sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort. Syn: cowherb, cow cockle, {Vaccaria …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vaccaria — noun cow cockles • Syn: ↑genus Vaccaria • Hypernyms: ↑caryophylloid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Caryophyllaceae, ↑family Caryophyllaceae, ↑carnation family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vaccaria hispanica — noun European annual with pale rose colored flowers; cultivated flower or self sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort • Syn: ↑cowherb, ↑cow cockle, ↑Vaccaria pyramidata, ↑Saponaria vaccaria •… …   Useful english dictionary

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