hawk's-beard
hawk's-beard hawk's-beard n. Any of various plants of the genus {Crepis} having loose heads of yellow flowers on top of a long branched leafy stem; found in the Northern hemisphere.

Syn: hawk's-beards. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • hawk's-beard — [hôks′bird΄] n. any of a genus (Crepis) of plants of the composite family, with milky juice and small, red, orange, or yellow flower heads borne in clusters * * * …   Universalium

  • hawk's-beard — [hôks′bird΄] n. any of a genus (Crepis) of plants of the composite family, with milky juice and small, red, orange, or yellow flower heads borne in clusters …   English World dictionary

  • hawk's-beard — noun any of various plants of the genus Crepis having loose heads of yellow flowers on top of a long branched leafy stem; northern hemisphere • Syn: ↑hawk s beards • Hypernyms: ↑wildflower, ↑wild flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Crepis, ↑genus Cre …   Useful english dictionary

  • hawk's beard — /ˈhɔks bɪəd/ (say hawks beard) noun any species of the genus Crepis, family Compositae, having yellow or orange flowers …   Australian English dictionary

  • longleaf hawk's-beard — ilgalapė kreisvė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos pašarinis augalas (Crepis acuminata), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Crepis acuminata angl. longleaf hawk s beard; mountain hawk s beard; taper tip hawk s beard …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • mountain hawk's-beard — ilgalapė kreisvė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos pašarinis augalas (Crepis acuminata), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Crepis acuminata angl. longleaf hawk s beard; mountain hawk s beard; taper tip hawk s beard …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • taper-tip hawk's-beard — ilgalapė kreisvė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos pašarinis augalas (Crepis acuminata), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Crepis acuminata angl. longleaf hawk s beard; mountain hawk s beard; taper tip hawk s beard …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • rough hawk's-beard — dvimetė kreisvė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Crepis biennis), paplitęs Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Crepis biennis angl. rough hawk s beard šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisijos 2013 m.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • hawk's-beards — noun any of various plants of the genus Crepis having loose heads of yellow flowers on top of a long branched leafy stem; northern hemisphere • Syn: ↑hawk s beard • Hypernyms: ↑wildflower, ↑wild flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Crepis, ↑genus Crepi …   Useful english dictionary

  • hawk'sbeard — hawk s beard (hôks) n. Any of various plants of the genus Crepis, resembling the dandelion and having rayed, usually yellow flower heads. * * * …   Universalium

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