stinkweed

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stinkweed foetid Eurasian weed having round flat pods; naturalized throughout North America
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Stinkweed (Bot) Stramonium. See Jamestown weed, and Datura.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n stinkweed An ill-smelling cruciferous plant, Diplotaxis muralis, of southern Europe.
    • n stinkweed The jimsonweed.
    • n stinkweed The penny-cress, Thlaspi arvense. It is an ill-smelling plant and renders unfit for use the milk of cows which eat it, while beef-cattle must be removed from pasture containing it two or three weeks before slaughter. It is more troublesome in Canada than in the United States. See French weed .
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Usage


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The creosote bush ( Larrea tridentata ) is a hardy desert plant, also known as chaparral, greasewood and stinkweed.
Kimber Lanning is the owner of Stinkweeds Records.
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