Parietary

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Parietary (Bot) Any one of several species of Parietaria. See 1st Pellitory.
    • a Parietary See Parietal, 2.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n parietary The wall-pellitory, Parietaria officinalis.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. parietaria, fr. parietarius, parietal. Cf. Pellitory Parietal

Usage

In literature:

Take two Gallons of water; one Gallon of Honey: Parietary one handful; Sage, Thyme, one Pugil; Of Hyssop half a Pugil.
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