tinker's weed.

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  • horse gentian — noun coarse weedy American perennial herb with large usually perfoliate leaves and purple or dull red flowers • Syn: ↑feverroot, ↑tinker s root, ↑wild coffee, ↑Triostium perfoliatum • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant …   Useful english dictionary

  • feverwort — /fee veuhr werrt , wawrt /, n. 1. See horse gentian. 2. the thoroughwort or boneset. [1605 15; FEVER + WORT2] * * * ▪ plant  any of the four North American plant species of the genus Triosteum, all coarse perennials belonging to the family… …   Universalium

  • horse gentian — any weedy North American plant of the genus Triosteum, of the honeysuckle family, esp. T. perfoliatum, having stalkless leaves and purplish brown flowers and bearing orange fruits. Also called tinker s weed. [1835 45, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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