Definition of Sneezeweed

1. Noun. Any of various plants of the genus Helenium characteristically causing sneezing.




Definition of Sneezeweed

1. n. A yellow-flowered composite plant (Helenium autumnale) the odor of which is said to cause sneezing.

Definition of Sneezeweed

1. Noun. (American English) A plant of the species ''Helenium'', especially ''Helenium autumnale''. ¹

2. Noun. (Australia) The plant ''Centipeda cunninghamii''. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sneezeweed

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Medical Definition of Sneezeweed

1. A yellow-flowered composite plant (Helenium autumnale) the odour of which is said to cause sneezing. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sneezeweed

sneery
snees
sneesh
sneeshan
sneeshans
sneeshes
sneeshin
sneeshins
sneeze
sneezed
sneezeguard
sneezeguards
sneezer
sneezers
sneezes
sneezeweed (current term)
sneezeweed yarrow
sneezeweeds
sneezewood
sneezewoods
sneezewort
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sneeziest
sneezily
sneezing
sneezing gas
sneezingly
sneezings
sneezy

Literary usage of Sneezeweed

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1. Text-book of Western Botany: Consisting of Coulter's Manual of the Botany of by John Merle Coulter, Asa Gray (1885)
"That of Succory (its pappus » «huí low г.пр). 993. Of Sunflower (pappus of two deciduous scales). 294. Of sneezeweed (Hele- ..."

2. Gray's Lessons in Botany and Vegetable Physiology: Illustrated by Over 360 by Asa Gray (1880)
"293. Of Sunflower (pappus of two deciduous scales). 294. Of sneezeweed (IWf- nium), with its pappus of five scales. 295. Of Sow-Thistle, with its pappus of ..."

3. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"H.Rock sneezeweed Herbaceous annual Railroad tracks and river bank. ... FB Helenium autumnale L. Common sneezeweed Herbaceous perennial Swamps, ..."

4. The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: Annotated Checklist and Atlas by Ann Fowler Rhoads, William M. Klein (1993)
"H.Rock sneezeweed Herbaceous annual Railroad tracks and river bank. ... FB Helenium autumnale L. Common sneezeweed Herbaceous perennial Swamps, ..."

5. A Manual of Weeds: With Descriptions of All the Most Pernicious and by Ada Eljiva Georgia (1914)
"Means of control the same as for the autumn sneezeweed. ... Purple-headed sneezeweed (Helenium nudi- Stem eight to twenty inches tall, slender, smooth, ..."

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