miterwort

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n miterwort any of various rhizomatous perennial herbs of the genus Mitella having a capsule resembling a bishop's miter
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Miterwort (Bot) Any plant of the genus Mitella, -- slender, perennial herbs with a pod slightly resembling a bishop's miter; bishop's cap.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n miterwort A name common to all plants of the genus Milella
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