Definition of Anacyclus pyrethrum
1. Noun. A small Mediterranean plant containing a volatile oil once used to relieve toothache.
Group relationships: Anacyclus, Genus Anacyclus
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
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Literary usage of Anacyclus pyrethrum
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1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1886)
"Pyrethrum Parthenium, L. — Lyte. 'A corruption of Lat. Pyrethrum.'—Prior, p. 20. Parkinson (Theatr. Bot.) assigns the name to Anacyclus pyrethrum, D0. ..."