wall rocket
noun Date: circa 1611 any of several Old World herbs (genus Diplotaxis) of the mustard family; especially a yellow-flowered European herb (D. tenuifolia) naturalized in North America

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  • wall rocket — n. a yellow flowered European plant (Diplotaxis tenuifolia) of the crucifer family, found on rocky walls …   English World dictionary

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  • wall rocket — noun a yellow flowered plant which resembles mustard and emits a foul smell when crushed. [Diplotaxis muralis.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • wall rocket — /ˈwɔl rɒkət/ (say wawl rokuht) noun a European plant, Diplotaxis muralis, growing along old walls, etc …   Australian English dictionary

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  • wall mustard — or wall rocket noun A yellow flowered cruciferous plant (genus Diplotaxis) of walls, quarries, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑wall …   Useful english dictionary

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