Anagallis arvensis

Anagallis arvensis
Pimpernel Pim"per*nel, n. [F. pimprenelle; cf. Sp. pimpinela, It. pimpinella; perh. from LL. bipinnella, for bipinnula two-winged, equiv. to L. bipennis; bis twice + penna feather, wing. Cf. {Pen} a feather.] (Bot.) A plant of the genus {Anagallis}, of which one species ({Anagallis arvensis}) has small flowers, usually scarlet, but sometimes purple, blue, or white, which speedily close at the approach of bad weather. [1913 Webster]

{Water pimpernel}. (Bot.) See {Brookweed}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Anagallis arvensis — Taxobox name = Scarlet pimpernel image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ericales familia = Myrsinaceae genus = Anagallis species = A. arvensis binomial = Anagallis arvensis binomial authority …   Wikipedia

  • Anagallis arvensis — raudonžiedis progailis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Raktažolinių šeimos vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Anagallis arvensis), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, Europoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Anagallis arvensis angl. bird s eye; common… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Anagallis arvensis — Poor Poor, a. [Compar. {Poorer} (?; 254); superl. {Poorest}.] [OE. poure or povre, OF. povre, F. pauvre, L. pauper; the first syllable of which is probably akin to paucus few (see {Paucity}, {Few}), and the second to parare to prepare, procure.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anagallis arvensis — ID 3634 Symbol Key ANAR Common Name scarlet pimpernel Family Primulaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Anagallis arvensis — noun herb with scarlet or white or purple blossoms that close at approach of rainy weather • Syn: ↑scarlet pimpernel, ↑red pimpernel, ↑poor man s weatherglass • Hypernyms: ↑pimpernel …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Anagallis arvensis azurea — Mouron rouge (plante) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Mouron rouge …   Wikipédia en Français

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