bugleweed

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bugleweed any of various low-growing annual or perennial evergreen herbs native to Eurasia; used for ground cover
    • n bugleweed a mildly narcotic and astringent aromatic herb having small whitish flowers; eastern United States
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bugleweed (Bot) A plant of the Mint family and genus Lycopus; esp. Lycopus Virginicus, which has mild narcotic and astringent properties, and is sometimes used as a remedy for hemorrhage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bugleweed The common name of the North American plant Lycopus Virginicus, reputed astringent and sedative, and used as a remedy for hemorrhage from the lungs.
    • n bugleweed Same as Ajuga.
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Usage


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Bugleweed, carpet heathers, cottoneaster, ground ivy, periwinkle (vinca vine).
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