bogbean


bogbean
n. perennial marsh plant with clusters of white or purple flowers and very bitter trifoliate leaves (native of Europe and America), buckbean

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • bogbean — ogbean n. a perennial plant of Europe and America ({Menyanthes trifoliata}) having racemes of white or purplish flowers and intensely bitter trifoliate leaves; often rooting at the water margin and spreading across the surface; called also {bog… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bogbean — [bäg′bēn΄] n. BUCKBEAN …   English World dictionary

  • bogbean — /bog been , bawg /, n. See buck bean. [1785 95; BOG1 + BEAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • bogbean — SYN: buckbean …   Medical dictionary

  • bogbean — noun a plant of bogs and shallow water with creeping rhizomes, three lobed leaves, and hairy flowers. [Menyanthes trifoliata.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • bogbean — noun perennial plant of Europe and America having racemes of white or purplish flowers and intensely bitter trifoliate leaves; often rooting at water margin and spreading across the surface • Syn: ↑water shamrock, ↑buckbean, ↑bog myrtle, ↑marsh… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • floating bogbean — vandeninė plaumuonė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Nymphoides peltata angl. floating bogbean; fringed water lily; yellow floating heart vok. radblättrige Seekanne; Schildblatt Sumpfrose rus. болотоцветник щитолистный lenk.… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • bog myrtle — bogbean ogbean n. a perennial plant of Europe and America ({Menyanthes trifoliata}) having racemes of white or purplish flowers and intensely bitter trifoliate leaves; often rooting at the water margin and spreading across the surface; called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • marsh trefoil — bogbean ogbean n. a perennial plant of Europe and America ({Menyanthes trifoliata}) having racemes of white or purplish flowers and intensely bitter trifoliate leaves; often rooting at the water margin and spreading across the surface; called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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