Dittander

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Dittander (Bot) A kind of peppergrass (Lepidium latifolium).
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dittander Same as dittany, 1.
    • n dittander A popular English name of the pepperwort, Lepidium latifolium, a cruciferous herb found in salt marshes. It has a hot biting taste, and has been used instead of pepper. Also called cockweed.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Dittander di-tan′dėr pepperwort: dittany.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Dittany