- n Levisticum genus of aromatic European herbs with yellow flowers
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n levisticum A genus of umbelliferous plants of the tribe Seselineæ and the subtribe Angeliceæ, closely related to Angelica and Archangelica, but having the lateral wings of the fruit thickened. It embraces only a single species, L. officinale, the garden lovage. See lovage.