HyperDic: wormwood

English > 1 sense of the word wormwood:
NOUNplantwormwoodany of several low composite herbs of the genera ... / genera Artemisia or Seriphidium
wormwood > pronunciation
Soundswer'mwuh.d
Rhymesadulthood ... wood / Wood: 60 rhymes with uhd...
English > wormwood: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny of several low composite herbs of the genera ... / genera Artemisia or Seriphidium.
Member ofCompositae, family Compositae, Asteraceae, family Asteraceae, aster familyplants with heads composed of many florets
NarrowerRoman wormwood, Artemis ponticaEuropean wormwood
common wormwood, absinthe, old man, lad's love, Artemisia absinthiumaromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
dusty miller, beach wormwood, old woman, Artemisia stellerianaherb with greyish leaves found along the east coast of North America
field wormwood, Artemisia campestrisEuropean wormwood similar to common wormwood in its properties
mugwortAny of several weedy composite plants of the genus Artemisia
sea wormwood, Seriphidium maritimum, Artemisia maritimaplants of western and northern European coasts
southernwood, Artemisia abrotanumshrubby European wormwood naturalized in North America
sweet wormwood, Artemisia annuawormwood of southeastern Europe to Iran
wormwood sage, prairie sagewort, Artemisia frigidasilky-leaved aromatic perennial of dry northern parts of the northern hemisphere
Broadersubshrub, suffrutexlow-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
Spanishabsintio, ajenjo, alosna
Catalanabsinti, donzell

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