Fumetere
Fumetere Fu"me*tere", n. Fumitory. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Adlumia cirrhosa — Fumitory Fu mi*to*ry, n. [OE. fumetere, F. fumeterre, prop., smoke of the ground, fr. L. fumus smoke + terra earth. See {Fume}, and {Terrace}.] (Bot.) The common uame of several species of the genus Fumaria, annual herbs of the Old World, with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Climbing fumitory — Fumitory Fu mi*to*ry, n. [OE. fumetere, F. fumeterre, prop., smoke of the ground, fr. L. fumus smoke + terra earth. See {Fume}, and {Terrace}.] (Bot.) The common uame of several species of the genus Fumaria, annual herbs of the Old World, with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • F officinalis — Fumitory Fu mi*to*ry, n. [OE. fumetere, F. fumeterre, prop., smoke of the ground, fr. L. fumus smoke + terra earth. See {Fume}, and {Terrace}.] (Bot.) The common uame of several species of the genus Fumaria, annual herbs of the Old World, with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fumitory — Fu mi*to*ry, n. [OE. fumetere, F. fumeterre, prop., smoke of the ground, fr. L. fumus smoke + terra earth. See {Fume}, and {Terrace}.] (Bot.) The common uame of several species of the genus Fumaria, annual herbs of the Old World, with finely… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fumitory — /fyooh mi tawr ee, tohr ee/, n., pl. fumitories. any plant of the genus Fumaria, esp. a delicate herb, F. officinalis, having finely dissected, grayish leaves and spikes of purplish flowers. [1350 1400; alter. of earlier fumiterre, ME fumetere <… …   Universalium

  • FUMETERRE — Simple très populaire, déjà prescrite en cholagogue dans l’Antiquité, la fumeterre (Fumaria officinalis L.; fumariacées) renferme un alcaloïde, la fumarine, et un acide, dit acide fumarique, associés à du tanin, à des sucres, à des sels de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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