Erysimum cheiranthoides
Mustard Mus"tard, n. [OF. moustarde, F. moutarde, fr. L. mustum must, -- mustard was prepared for use by being mixed with must. See {Must}, n.] 1. (Bot.) The name of several cruciferous plants of the genus {Brassica} (formerly {Sinapis}), as {white mustard} ({Brassica alba}), {black mustard} ({Brassica Nigra}), {wild mustard} or {charlock} ({Brassica Sinapistrum}). [1913 Webster]

Note: There are also many herbs of the same family which are called mustard, and have more or less of the flavor of the true mustard; as, bowyer's mustard ({Lepidium ruderale}); hedge mustard ({Sisymbrium officinale}); Mithridate mustard ({Thlaspi arvense}); tower mustard ({Arabis perfoliata}); treacle mustard ({Erysimum cheiranthoides}). [1913 Webster]

2. A powder or a paste made from the seeds of black or white mustard, used as a condiment and a rubefacient. Taken internally it is stimulant and diuretic, and in large doses is emetic. [1913 Webster]

{Mustard oil} (Chem.), a substance obtained from mustard, as a transparent, volatile and intensely pungent oil. The name is also extended to a number of analogous compounds produced either naturally or artificially. [1913 Webster]

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  • Erysimum cheiranthoides — Treacle Trea cle (tr[=e] k l), n. [OE. triacle a sovereign remedy, theriac, OF. triacle, F. th[ e]riaque (cf. Pr. triacla, tiriaca, Sp. & It. triaca, teriaca), L. theriaca an antidote against the bite of poisonous animals, Gr. ?, fr. ? of wild or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Erysimum cheiranthoides — ID 32951 Symbol Key ERCH9 Common Name wormseed wallflower Family Brassicaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, IA, ID, IL, IN, KY, MA,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Erysimum cheiranthoides — noun slender yellow flowered European mustard often troublesome as a weed; formerly used as an anthelmintic • Syn: ↑wormseed mustard • Hypernyms: ↑weed • Member Holonyms: ↑Erysimum, ↑genus Erysimum …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Erysimum cheiranthoides L. — однол.; V–IX Сем. Brassicaceae (Cruciferae) – Крестоцветные 134. Род Erysimum L. – Желтушник 287. Желтушник левкойный Поля, огороды, мусорные места. Редко. Найден в кв. 1, а также в окрестностях деревень Верховье и Мошары …   Флора Центрально-лесного государственного заповедника

  • Erysimum cheiranthoides L. — Symbol ERCH9 Common Name wormseed wallflower Botanical Family Brassicaceae …   Scientific plant list

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