Agrostemma githago
crown-of-the-field crown-of-the-field n. a European annual ({Agrostemma githago}) having large trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common weed in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America.

Syn: corn cockle, corncockle, corn-cockle, corn campion, {Agrostemma githago}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Agrostemma githago — corncockle corncockle n. a European annual ({Agrostemma githago}) having large trumpet shaped reddish purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common weed in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America. Syn: corn cockle, corn cockle, corn …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Agrostemma githago — crown of the field crown of the field n. a European annual ({Agrostemma githago}) having large trumpet shaped reddish purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common weed in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America. Syn: corn cockle,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Agrostemma Githago — Corn Corn, n. [AS. corn; akin to OS. korn, D. koren, G., Dan., Sw., & Icel. korn, Goth. ka[ u]rn, L. granum, Russ. zerno. Cf. {Grain}, {Kernel}.] 1. A single seed of certain plants, as wheat, rye, barley, and maize; a grain. [1913 Webster] 2. The …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Agrostemma githago — ID 1953 Symbol Key AGGI Common Name common corncockle Family Caryophyllaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Agrostemma githago — noun European annual having large trumpet shaped reddish purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common weed in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America • Syn: ↑corn cockle, ↑corn campion, ↑crown of the field • Hypernyms: ↑weed •… …   Useful english dictionary

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