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Definition of the noun lesser burdock

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noun

  1. a plant that is ubiquitous in all but very acid soil; found in most of Europe and North Africa

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Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopaedia; Or, A Dictionary of Facts, and Useful Knowledge (1804)

Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Economy. Together with Descriptions of the Most Interesting Objects of Nature and Art; the History of Men and Animals, in a State of Health Or Disease; and Practical Hints Respecting the Arts and Manufactures, Both Familiar and Commercial, Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts in Five Volumes by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich, James Mease

[Urea Urai, Bear berry-1 Xanthium Strumarium, Lesser Burdock. elasrica, Caoutchouc Zantlzoxylon, Prickly Yellowwood. Zm lllays, Maize. Zizania aquatica , \Vater-Zizany. Zosm-a Aluides, \Vater Aloe ;_ Z. marina, Sea~grass—\Vrack.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: common burdock, lesser burdock Arctocalyx Fenzl Gesneriaceae Origins: From the Greek arktos "a bear" and kalyx "calyx." Arctocrania Nakai Cornaceae Origins: From the Greek arktos "a bear" and kraneia, kranon, kra- neion for ...

Google previewLexicon Physico-medicum (1794)

Or, A New Medicinal Dictionary. Explaining the Difficult Terms Used in the Several Branches of the Profession ... by John Quincy

Bardana Minor, lesser burdock, or louse-burr. - Bariglia, or Barilla, names of the mineral fixed alkaline salt. Barilla is the Saisola Soda of Linnaeus, or glass-wort. The most perfect grows only at Alicant in Spain. The salt called barilla, is blue ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopaedia: SNU-ZIZ (1804)

by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

Xanthium Strumarium, Lesser Burdock. elastica, Caoutchouc Zanthoxylon, Prickly Yellowwood. Zea Mays, Maize. Zizania aquatica, Water-Zizany. Zostera Aloides, Water Aloe; Z. marina, Sea-grass-Wrack. ABSORBENTS, see Chalk.

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopaedia (1802)

Or, A Dictionary of Facts, and Useful Knowledge, Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Enconomy ... by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

Xanthium Strumarium, Lesser Burdock. Zanthoxylon, Prickly Yellow. wood. - Zea Mays, Maize. Zizania aquatica, Water-Zi. zany. Zostera Aloides, Water Aloe; Z. marina, Sea-grass-Wrack, Cones - A. ABSORBENTS, see Chalk. Abstergents, see ...

Google previewA synopsis of British plants, in Mr. Ray's method, with their characters, descriptions ... and physical virtues ... with a Botanical Dictionary, etc (1744)

by John WILSON (Botanist.)

XANTHwM, the Lesser Burdock. It hath a flosculous flower, consisting of many fiorets, which are barren; out of which arises the chiVes, supporting' the summits, : for the most part bifidj. The fruit is oblong ; 'for the r'nost part prickley, divided into ...

Google previewA New Medical Dictionary (1817)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Physiology ... and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine by Robert Hooper

The lesser burdock. This herb Xanthium ttrumarium of Linnaeus, was once esteemed in the cure of scrophu- Ja, but like most other remedies against this disease, proves ineffectual. The seeds are administered internally in some countries ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

in English: burdock, clotbur, cockle-button, common burdock, cuckoo-button, lesser burdock, smaller burdock Arctomecon Torrey & Fremont Papaveraceae Greek arktos 'a bear, the north' and mekon 'poppy', referring to the long hairs, see ...

Google previewMedical Dictionary (1813)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Surgery, Medicine, Midwifery, Anatomy, Chemistry, &c. &c. &c by John James Watt

The Lesser Burdock. it was ...

Google previewThe American Medical Lexicon (1811)

On the Plan of Quincy's Lexicon Physico-medicum, with Many Retrenchments, Additions, and Improvements; Comprising an Explanation of the Etymology and Signification of the Terms Used in Anatomy, Physiology, Surgery, Materia Medica, Chemistry, and the Practice of Physic. Compiled from the Most Approved Authorities

Barrlana ll/liner, lesser burdock, or louse-burr. Barilla. Soda. JVatron. The plant from which this mineral alkali is principally procured, is the Stllsola kali of Linnaeus, which is cultivated on the coast of the Mediterranean. The plants, about the ...

Google previewDictionarium Rusticum, Urbanicum & Botanicum: Or, A Dictionary of Husbandry, Gardening, Trade, Commerce, and All Sorts of Country-affairs (1726)

by Nathan Bailey, John Worlidge

The lesser Burdock is heating and discussive; the Leaves are made use of to take out the Fire of an inflamed Canis on the Road, and give to the Cow you would have take Bull, and let the Bull ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

African fleabane; Artemisia, wormwood, or mugwort; Seriphium ; Eriocephalus; Filago, cotton, or cudweed; Micropus, base cudweed; Iva, false Jesuits' bark tree; Parthenium, base feverfew; Ambrosia; Strumpsia; Xanthium, lesser burdock.

Google previewA new medical dictionary; or, general repository of physic ... The fourth edition: revised and corrected, with considerable additions, by George Wallis, M.D. (1795)

by George MOTHERBY, George WALLIS (M.D.)

–MINo R, called also lappa minor, xanthium, cheradolethron, by AErrus, the LEssER BURDock, or LoUsE-BUR. The stalk is juicy, the leaves oblong and sharp-pointed, and of a yellowiih green. The flowers are inconfiderable, but the fruit is a ...

Google previewMedical lexicon (1851)

by Robley Dunglison

XAN'THIUM, X struma' Hum sen Orienta'li seu Vulga're, Barda'na minor, Lappa minor, Lesser Burdock, Burweed, Burthistle, Clotbur, (F.) Lampourde, Petit Glonteron, Petite Bardane. This herb, as one of its names imports, was once esteemed ...

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