Definition of Gypsywort

1. Noun. Hairy Eurasian herb with two-lipped white flowers.

Exact synonyms: Gipsywort, Lycopus Europaeus
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Genus Lycopus, Lycopus

Definition of Gypsywort

1. n. A labiate plant (the Lycopus Europæus). Gypsies are said to stain their skin with its juice.

Definition of Gypsywort

1. Noun. (botany) ''Lycopus europaeus'', a labiate plant. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Gypsywort

1. A labiate plant (the Lycopus Europaeus). Gypsies are said to stain their skin with its juice. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Literary usage of Gypsywort

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1. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"... plant of the same natural order, is sometimes called water-horehound, and is also known as gypsywort. All these species have been introduced in the ..."

2. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"LY'COPUS, L. Bugleweed, gypsywort, etc. Labiatae. From Greek, "wolfs foot". Stoloniferous herbs. About 10 species, north temperate zone; 6 in US a. ..."

3. Popular field botany: Containing a Familiar and Technical Description of the by Agnes Catlow (1848)
"(GYPSYwORT.) Generic Character. Calyx tube-shaped, and divided into five at the top. Corolla tubular also, but divided into four, the upper divisions ..."

4. The New International Encyclopaedia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1906)
"... plant of the same natural order, is sometimes called water-horehound, and is also known as gypsywort. All these species have been introduced in the ..."

5. The History & Antiquities of the Town of Ludlow and Its Ancient Castle: With by Thomas Wright (1826)
"Ibidem Lysimachia nummularia, Moneywort Lycopus Europens, gypsywort park, t,e. Marrubium vulgare, White Horehound. Near the Race Ground Malva, species var. ..."

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