yellow jessamine
noun Date: 1707 a twining North American evergreen shrub (Gelsemium sempervirens of the family Loganiaceae) with fragrant yellow flowers — called also yellow jasmine

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  • yellow jessamine — noun poisonous woody evergreen vine of southeastern United States having fragrant yellow funnel shaped flowers • Syn: ↑yellow jasmine, ↑Carolina jasmine, ↑evening trumpet flower, ↑Gelsemium sempervirens • Hypernyms: ↑vine • Member …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellow-jessamine — geltonžiedis kampotris statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Činčiberinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Gelsemium sempervirens), paplitęs Šiaurės ir Pietų Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Gelsemium sempervirens angl. Carolina… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • yellow jessamine — yellow jes·sa·mine jes (ə )mən n a twining evergreen shrub of the genus Gelsemium (G. sempervirens) with fragrant yellow flowers and a root formerly used in medicine called also yellow jasmine see GELSEMIUM (2) …   Medical dictionary

  • yellow jessamine — noun A species of vine native to Central America and North America, scientific name Gelsemium sempervirens Syn: Carolina jessamine, evening trumpetflower, gelsemium, woodbine …   Wiktionary

  • Jessamine — may refer to: Jessamine (band), a 1990s post rock band from Ohio Jesamine (originally When Jesamine Goes ), popular UK song recorded by The Casuals Plants Cestrum, a genus of flowering plants Cestrum nocturnum, Night blooming Jessamine Jasminum,… …   Wikipedia

  • jessamine — see YELLOW JESSAMINE …   Medical dictionary

  • yellow jasmine — ☆ yellow jasmine n. a slender gelsemium (Gelsemium sempervirens) with funnel shaped, yellow flowers, native to the SE U.S.: also yellow jessamine * * * …   Universalium

  • yellow jasmine — ☆ yellow jasmine n. a slender gelsemium (Gelsemium sempervirens) with funnel shaped, yellow flowers, native to the SE U.S.: also yellow jessamine …   English World dictionary

  • yellow jasmine. — See Carolina jessamine. Also, yellow jessamine. [1700 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • yellow jasmine. — See Carolina jessamine. Also, yellow jessamine. [1700 10] …   Useful english dictionary

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