Definition of Moehringia

1. Noun. Low-growing herbs widely distributed in temperate and Arctic northern hemisphere: sandworts; distinguished from members of the genus Arenaria mainly by having four-petaled rather than five-petaled flowers.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Moehringia

Modest Moussorgsky
Modest Mussorgsky
Modest Petrovich Moussorgsky
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky
Modicon
Modigliani
Modjadji
Modoc
Modocs
Modon
Moe
Moebius band
Moebius bands
Moebius strip
Moebius strips
Moehringia
Moehringia lateriflora
Moehringia mucosa
Moeller's disease
Moeller's glossitis
Moeller's grass bacillus
Moenkopi
Moesogothic
Mogadiscio
Mogadishu
Mogen David
Mogen clamp
Moghul
Moghuls
Mogilev

Literary usage of Moehringia

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Pamphlets on Forestry in Washington (1906)
"moehringia lateriflora (L.) Fenzl, Verbr. Alsin. 18. 1833. ... moehringia macrophylla (Hook.) Torr. Bot. Wilkes Exped. 246. 1874. ..."

2. Gray's New Manual of Botany: A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of by Asa Gray, Benjamin Lincoln Robinson, Merritt Lyndon Fernald (1908)
"(moehringia Fenzl.) — Gravelly shores, thickets, etc., Nfd. to Pa., Mo., ... Similar; leaves lance-oblong, acute; sepals lanceolate, acuminate. (moehringia ..."

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