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Definition of the noun American Wintergreen
What does American Wintergreen mean as a name of something?
- geographic area: North America
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Companion to the British and American homoeopathic pharmacopoeias arranged in the form of a dictionary (1890)
by Lawrence T. Ashwell
Prince's Pine, Pipsissewa, American Wintergreen.
A Treasury of Useful Information for the Farm and Household by Jonathan Periam
Uhimaphilo Umbellala — Pipaiseewa, Prince's Pine, Ground Leaf, Ground Holly, American Wintergreen, King's Cure, Rheumatism-weed. Cir-Ma Macula/a- Amerlcan Water Hemlock, Spotted (kiwhane, Beaver Poison, Mnequush Root. Cicu/a ...
3d Ed. of the Merriam Series. The Largest Abridgment of Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language; 1700 Illustrations
The genus includes the American wintergreen (G. procumbens). 2. Pharm. Oil of wintergreen. gaum (göm), v. t. To smear or daub, as with grease, tar, etc. gaunt ( gånt; gönt), a. 1. Attenuated, as with fasting; lean. 2. Forbidding; grim. - Syn.
The Century Dictionary (1891)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney
an undershrub, or very small shrub; a low plant with decidedly woody stems, as the trailing arbutus, American wintergreen, etc. — 2. A plant with a permanent woody base, but ...
by William Dwight Whitney
The American wintergreen or checkerberry, Gaultheria pro- cumbens. See wintergreen, 2. grouse-locust (grous 16'kust), n. A locust or grasshopper of the ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1902)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
The American wintergreen, Gaultheria procumbens, sometimes used to flavor tea and as a substitute for tea. Also mountain-tea and Canada tea. tea-board (té'bórd ), m. A large tray used for holding and carrying the tea-service. Shall we be ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia, with a New Atlas of the World: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1913)
The American Wintergreen, Gaultheria procumbens.
The American Wintergreen or checkerberry, Ga-ultheria procumbens. See winterqrcen, 2. grouse-locust (grous'lo'kust), n. A locust or grassho per of the ...
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