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Definition of the noun alehoof
What does alehoof mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonyms of alehoof: field balm / gill-over-the-ground / Glechoma hederaceae / ground ivy / Nepeta hederaceae / runaway robin
- more generic word: vine = a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
- member of: genus Glechoma / Glechoma = ground ivy
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alehoof
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A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
tin'hôf [see ALEHooF, under ALE]: alehoof and tunhoof old popular names of ground-ivy, the leaves of which were formerly employed to preserve ale before hops came into use. TUNIC, n. til'nik [L. tunica, an under-garment of the ...
The Rural Cyclopedia, Or A General Dictionary of Agriculture, and of the Arts, Sciences, Instruments, and Practice, Necessary to the Farmer, Stockfarmer, Gardener, Forester, Landsteward, Farrier, & C (1847)
by John Marius Wilson
ALEHOOF—botanically GLECHOMA HEDERACEA. A well known creeping perennial plant,called also turnhoof, ground-ivy, and gill-go-bythe-ground,—and formerly designated by botanists Hedera terrestris. It creeps under hedges, upon the ...
by James Stormonth
tin'hôf [see alehoof under ale], alehoof and tunhoof, ...
Pronouncing, Etymological, and Explanatory; Embracing Scientific and Other Terms, Numerous Familiar Terms and a Copious Selection of Old English Words by James Stormonth, Philip Henry Phelp
tiin-'hdf [see alehoof under ale], alehoof and tunhoof, old popular names of ...
in which are ascertained both the sound and the meaning of every word in the english language
Alehoof, å'le hỏf, f. ground ivy. Alehoufe, å'le-hous, f. tippling houfe. Alehoufekeeper, å“le-hous-ké-pěr, f. that keeps a tippling houfe.
Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen
See Herbal medicine alehoof.
by Bartłomiej Beniowski
ALEcrayom ANCY Alesktri- ALGoRISM Algorizm 9m Anste ALGoRITHM Algorighm li ALEGAR AlegAr ALIAs alias l ALEHoof albuf ALIBI Aliby \!. ALEHouse albăs ALIBLE Alibl *. ALEHous EREEPER albăs- AlIEN alien . . . kepur ALIENABLE ...
A Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)
Alehoof. To dance the Hays, danIkozy, that Ear, il fait la sourde arelle, surdo narras fabulam, Hau H sz (372)...
The Dictionary of Medical and Surgical Knowledge ... By the Editor of the “Dictionary of Useful Knowledge” &c. [i.e. Robert Kemp Philp.] (1864)
Ground ivy; a wellknown wild plant common in the woods and hedges of England , and called alehoof from the purpose for which it was formerly used, that of clarifying ale. Medicinally, this plant was at one time held in great estimation, the ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1E1H4O1O1F4
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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