Cumfrey
Cumfrey \Cum"frey\ (k?m"fr?), n. (Bot.) See {Comfrey}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • cumfrey — noun perennial herbs of Europe and Iran; make rapidly growing groundcover for shaded areas • Syn: ↑comfrey • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑common comfrey, ↑boneset, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • boneset — noun 1. European herb having small white, pink or purple flowers; naturalized as a weed in North America • Syn: ↑common comfrey, ↑Symphytum officinale • Hypernyms: ↑comfrey, ↑cumfrey • Part Meronyms: ↑comfrey, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • common comfrey — noun European herb having small white, pink or purple flowers; naturalized as a weed in North America • Syn: ↑boneset, ↑Symphytum officinale • Hypernyms: ↑comfrey, ↑cumfrey • Part Meronyms: ↑comfrey, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Symphytum — noun comfrey • Syn: ↑Symphytum • Hypernyms: ↑plant genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Boraginaceae, ↑family Boraginaceae, ↑borage family • …   Useful english dictionary

  • herbaceous plant — noun a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests • Syn: ↑herb • Derivationally related forms: ↑herbal (for: ↑herb) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Symphytum — noun comfrey • Syn: ↑genus Symphytum • Hypernyms: ↑plant genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Boraginaceae, ↑family Boraginaceae, ↑borage family • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Symphytum officinale — noun European herb having small white, pink or purple flowers; naturalized as a weed in North America • Syn: ↑common comfrey, ↑boneset • Hypernyms: ↑comfrey, ↑cumfrey • Part Meronyms: ↑comfrey, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”