swallow wort

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n swallow wort perennial herb with branched woody stock and bright yellow flowers
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Usage

In literature:

They do not use red clothes, nor the wood of the swallow-wort tree.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India--Volume I (of IV)" by R.V. Russell
A bachelor espousing a widow must first go through the ceremony of marriage with a swallow-wort plant.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India" by R. V. Russell
ASCLE'PIAS, or SWALLOW-WORT, a genus of plants, the type and the largest genus of the nat.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
When a bachelor marries a widow, he must first be married to an akau plant (swallow-wort).
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India" by R. V. Russell
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In news:

A drought-tolerant plant, it's also called Indian root and swallow-wort.
Swallow-wort the target of volunteer effort at state park.
Have you seen swallow-wort vine.
Swallow- wort the target of volunteer effort at state park.
Have you seen swallow- wort vine.
Swallow -wort the target of volunteer effort at state park.
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