Pastinaca

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Pastinaca a rosid dicot genus of the family Umbelliferae; includes parsnips
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Usage

In literature:

Caram carui Pastinaca sativa.
"Vegetable Teratology" by Maxwell T. Masters
The pastinaca oxyrinchus with a long and strong aculeus in the tayle conceued of speciall venome and virtues.
"The Works of Sir Thomas Browne" by Thomas Browne
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