American 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 germander), mintlike herbs and low shrubs. [1913 Webster]

{American germander}, {Teucrium Canadense}.

{Germander chickweed}, {Veronica agrestis}.

{Water germander}, {Teucrium Scordium}.

{Wood germander}, {Teucrium Scorodonia}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • American germander — kanadinis berutis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Notrelinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Teucrium canadense), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Teucrium canadense angl. American germander; wild germander; wood sage šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • American germander — noun subshrub with serrate leaves and cream colored to pink or purple flowers in spikelike racemes; North America • Syn: ↑wood sage, ↑Teucrium canadense • Hypernyms: ↑germander * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized A : an herb ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 germander),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • germander — /jeuhr man deuhr/, n. any of several plants or shrubs belonging to the genus Teucrium, of the mint family, as T. chamaedrys, of Europe, and T. canadense, of eastern North America. [1400 50; late ME < ML germandr(e)a < LGk chamandryá] * * * ▪… …   Universalium

  • 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

  • Wood 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

  • wild germander — kanadinis berutis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Notrelinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Teucrium canadense), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Teucrium canadense angl. American germander; wild germander; wood sage šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Wood germander — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Northern American nectar sources for honey bees — A honey bee collecting nectar from an apple flower. The nectar source in a given area depends on the type of vegetation present and the length of their bloom period. What type of vegetation will grow in an area depends on soil texture, soil pH,… …   Wikipedia

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