noun Date: circa 1873 a spurge (Euphorbia marginata) of the central and western United States that has showy white-bracted flower clusters and is grown as an ornamental

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  • snow-on-the-mountain — ☆ snow on the mountain [snō′än thə mount′ n] n. a spurge (Euphorbia marginata) of the W U.S., with small flowers and the margins of the upper leaves white …   English World dictionary

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  • snow-on-the-mountain — margalapė karpažolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Karpažolinių šeimos dekoratyvinis nuodingas augalas (Euphorbia marginata), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Euphorbia marginata angl. ghostweed; snow on the mountain;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • snow-on-the-mountain — snow′ on the moun′tain n. pln a spurge, Euphorbia marginata, of the western U.S., having leaves with white margins and white petallike bracts • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • snow-on-the-mountain — /snoh on dheuh mown tn, awn /, n. a spurge, Euphorbia marginata, of the western U.S., having leaves with white margins and white petallike bracts. Also called ghost weed. [1875 80, Amer.] * * * ▪ plant       (Euphorbia marginata), succulent plant …   Universalium

  • snow-on-the-mountain — noun annual spurge of western United States having showy white bracted flower clusters and very poisonous milk • Syn: ↑snow in summer, ↑ghost weed, ↑Euphorbia marginata • Hypernyms: ↑spurge • Member Holonyms: ↑Euphorbia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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