pellitory-of-the-wall
noun see pellitory

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  • pellitory-of-the-wall — vaistinė sienžolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Dilgėlinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Parietaria officinalis), paplitęs pietvakarių Azijoje ir pietų Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Parietaria officinalis angl. pellitory of the wall; wall… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • pellitory-of-the-wall — šakotoji sienžolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Dilgėlinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Parietaria judaica), paplitęs Afrikoje, Azijoje ir pietų Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Parietaria judaica angl. pellitory of the wall šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • pellitory-of-the-wall — noun herb that grows in crevices having long narrow leaves and small pink apetalous flowers • Syn: ↑wall pellitory, ↑pellitory, ↑Parietaria difussa • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • To take the wall — Wall Wall, n. [AS. weall, from L. vallum a wall, vallus a stake, pale, palisade; akin to Gr. ? a nail. Cf. {Interval}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A work or structure of stone, brick, or other materials, raised to some height, and intended for defense or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To drive to the wall — Wall Wall, n. [AS. weall, from L. vallum a wall, vallus a stake, pale, palisade; akin to Gr. ? a nail. Cf. {Interval}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A work or structure of stone, brick, or other materials, raised to some height, and intended for defense or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To go to the wall — Wall Wall, n. [AS. weall, from L. vallum a wall, vallus a stake, pale, palisade; akin to Gr. ? a nail. Cf. {Interval}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A work or structure of stone, brick, or other materials, raised to some height, and intended for defense or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pellitory — may refer to:* Anacyclus pyrethrum or pellitory, a plant containing an oil once used for toothaches and facial neuralgia * Achillea ptarmica or European pellitory, bastard pellitory, or wild pellitory * Parietaria officinalis or Pellitory of the… …   Wikipedia

  • wall pellitory — noun herb that grows in crevices having long narrow leaves and small pink apetalous flowers • Syn: ↑pellitory of the wall, ↑pellitory, ↑Parietaria difussa • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pellitory — n. any of several wild plants, esp.: 1 (in full pellitory of Spain) a composite plant, Anacyclus pyrethrum, with a pungent flavoured root, used as a local irritant etc. 2 (in full pellitory of the wall) a low bushy plant, Parietaria judaica, with …   Useful english dictionary

  • pellitory — /ˈpɛlətri/ (say peluhtree), / təri/ (say tuhree) noun (plural pellitories) 1. any of several species of herbs belonging to the genus Parietaria, as pellitory of the wall, P. judaica, a branched perennial often found in crevices of rocks and… …   Australian English dictionary

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