winter cress

winter cress
noun
1. any plant of the genus Barbarea: yellow-flowered Eurasian cresses; widely cultivated for winter salad
Hypernyms: ↑cress, ↑cress plant
Hyponyms:
Member Holonyms: ↑Barbarea, ↑genus Barbarea
2. cress cultivated for winter salads
Hypernyms: ↑cress

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  • Winter cress — Winter Win ter, n. [AS. winter; akin to OFries. & D. winter, OS. & OHG. wintar, G. winter, D. & Sw. vinter, Icel. vetr, Goth. wintrus; of uncertain origin; cf. Old Gallic vindo white (in comp.), OIr. find white. ????.] [1913 Webster] 1. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • winter cress — any cress belonging to the genus Barbarea, of the mustard family, having lyrate leaves and yellow flowers. [1540 50] * * * ▪ plant       any of about 20 species of the genus Barbarea, weedy herbs of the mustard family (Brassicaceae), native to… …   Universalium

  • winter cress — paprastoji barborytė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos daržovinis, maistinis, medingas augalas (Barbarea vulgaris), paplitęs Europoje, Azijoje, šiaurės Afrikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Barbarea vulgaris angl. herb Barbaras;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • winter cress — noun a bitter tasting cress of temperate northern regions. [Barbarea vulgaris and other species.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • winter cress — /wɪntə ˈkrɛs/ (say wintuh kres) noun 1. a small herb, Barbarea vulgaris, formerly grown for salad. 2. any of certain other species of the genus Barbarea …  

  • winter-cress — …   Useful english dictionary

  • early winter cress — noun of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida • Syn: ↑Belle Isle cress, ↑land cress, ↑American cress, ↑American watercress, ↑Barbarea verna, ↑Barbarea praecox • Hypernyms: ↑winter cress …   Useful english dictionary

  • early winter cress — ankstyvoji barborytė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bastutinių šeimos daržovinis augalas (Barbarea verna), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje ir pietų Europoje. atitikmenys: lot. Barbarea verna angl. early winter cress; land cress vok.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Cress — may refer to: Contents 1 Plants 2 People 2.1 Surname 2.2 …   Wikipedia

  • Winter — Win ter, n. [AS. winter; akin to OFries. & D. winter, OS. & OHG. wintar, G. winter, D. & Sw. vinter, Icel. vetr, Goth. wintrus; of uncertain origin; cf. Old Gallic vindo white (in comp.), OIr. find white. ????.] [1913 Webster] 1. The season of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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