Water chickweed
Water chickweed Wa"ter chick"weed` (Bot.) A small annual plant ({Montia fontana}) growing in wet places in southern regions. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • water chickweed — vandeninis pastenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Gvazdikinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Myosoton aquaticum), paplitęs Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Myosoton aquaticum angl. giant chickweed; water chickweed šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • water chickweed — noun small Indian lettuce of northern regions • Syn: ↑blinks, ↑blinking chickweed, ↑Montia lamprosperma • Hypernyms: ↑Indian lettuce * * * noun 1. : blinks …   Useful english dictionary

  • water chickweed — /wɔtə ˈtʃɪkwid/ (say wawtuh chikweed) noun a slender perennial herb, Mysoton aquaticum, common in wet places in Europe and temperate Asia …   Australian English dictionary

  • Water starwort — Starwort Star wort (st[aum]r w[^u]rt ), n. (Bot.) (a) Any plant of the genus {Aster}. See {Aster}. (b) A small plant of the genus {Stellaria}, having star shaped flowers; star flower; chickweed. Gray. [1913 Webster] {Water starwort}, an aquatic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Water germander — Germander Ger*man der, n. [OE. germaunder, F. germandr[ e]e, It. calamandrea, L. chamaedrys, fr. Gr.?; ? on the earth or ground + ? tree. See {Humble}, and {Tree}.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Teucrium} (esp. {Teucrium Cham[ae]drys} or wall… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • giant chickweed — vandeninis pastenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Gvazdikinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Myosoton aquaticum), paplitęs Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Myosoton aquaticum angl. giant chickweed; water chickweed šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • blinking chickweed — noun small Indian lettuce of northern regions • Syn: ↑blinks, ↑water chickweed, ↑Montia lamprosperma • Hypernyms: ↑Indian lettuce * * * noun see blinks II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Germander chickweed — Germander Ger*man der, n. [OE. germaunder, F. germandr[ e]e, It. calamandrea, L. chamaedrys, fr. Gr.?; ? on the earth or ground + ? tree. See {Humble}, and {Tree}.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Teucrium} (esp. {Teucrium Cham[ae]drys} or wall… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Montia fontana — Water chickweed Wa ter chick weed (Bot.) A small annual plant ({Montia fontana}) growing in wet places in southern regions. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blinks — links (bl[i^][ng]ks), n. a typ of small Indian lettuce ({Montia lamprosperma}) of northern regions. Syn: blinking chickweed, water chickweed. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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