Definition of Picris
1. Noun. Genus of weedy Old World yellow-flowered herbs usually containing a bitter-tasting substance: bitterweed.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Aster Family, Asteraceae, Compositae, Family Asteraceae, Family Compositae
Member holonyms: Bitterweed, Bristly Oxtongue, Bugloss, Oxtongue, Picris Echioides
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Picris
Literary usage of Picris
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Rad (1870)
"... Crépis virens, Cr. bien- nis, Hieracium Pilosella, H. Auricula , Picris hieracioides, skoro ni jednoga pravoga korova neima, ..."