wild geranium
noun Date: 1840 a common geranium (Geranium maculatum) of eastern North America with deeply parted leaves and flowers of rosy purple; also any of several related geraniums

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wild geranium — ☆ wild geranium n. any of various geraniums found in meadows and woods; esp., a wildflower (Geranium maculatum) of the E U.S., having deeply lobed leaves and lavender flowers …   English World dictionary

  • wild geranium — dėmėtasis snaputis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Snaputinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Geranium maculatum), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Geranium maculatum angl. spotted geranium; wild geranium šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • wild geranium — snaputis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Snaputinių (Geraniaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Geranium). atitikmenys: lot. Geranium angl. crane’s bill; crowfoot; geranium; wild geranium vok. Storchschnabel rus. герань lenk. bodziszek …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • wild geranium — noun common wild geranium of eastern North America with deeply parted leaves and rose purple flowers • Syn: ↑spotted cranesbill, ↑Geranium maculatum • Hypernyms: ↑cranesbill, ↑crane s bill * * * noun : any of several plants of the family… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wild geranium — wild′ gera′nium n. pln a geranium, Geranium maculatum, of E North America, having loose clusters of lavender flowers • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • wild geranium — geranium (def. 2). [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • Geranium maculatum — Old Maid s Nightcap redirects here. For other uses, see Old Maid (disambiguation). Wood Geranium redirects here. Not to be confused with Wood Cranesbill or Woodland Geranium, G. sylvaticum. Geranium maculatum Scientific c …   Wikipedia

  • Geranium — This article is about the botanical genus called Geranium. For the garden plants often called geranium , see Pelargonium. For other uses, see Geranium (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Germanium. Geranium Geranium dissectum …   Wikipedia

  • Wild River State Park — Geobox|Protected area name = Wild River State Park category = Minnesota State Park category iucn = V image caption = Wild River State Park protects shoreline along the St. Croix, a National Wild and Scenic River. country = United States country… …   Wikipedia

  • geranium — /ji ray nee euhm/, n. 1. any of numerous plants of the genus Geranium, which comprises the crane s bills. 2. the wild geranium, G. maculatum, of eastern North America, having loose clusters of lavender flowers. 3. Also called stork s bill. any of …   Universalium

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