HyperDic: dyer[s_woad

English > 1 sense of the expression dyer's woad:
NOUNplantdyer's woad, Isatis tinctoriaEuropean biennial formerly grown for the blue coloring matter yielded by its leaves
English > dyer's woad: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningEuropean biennial formerly grown for the blue coloring matter yielded by its leaves.
SynonymIsatis tinctoria
Member ofIsatis, genus Isatis(Old World genus of annual to perennial herbs) woad
BroaderwoadAny of several herbs of the genus Isatis
CatalanIsatis tinctoria

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