Definition of Moneywort

1. Noun. A loosestrife vine.




Definition of Moneywort

1. n. A trailing plant (Lysimachia Nummularia), with rounded opposite leaves and solitary yellow flowers in their axils.

Definition of Moneywort

1. Noun. A European vine, ''Lysimachia nummularia'', having yellow flowers; creeping Jenny, creeping Charlie. ¹

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Definition of Moneywort

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Medical Definition of Moneywort

1. A trailing plant (Lysimachia Nummularia), with rounded opposite leaves and solitary yellow flowers in their axils. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Moneywort

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moneymaking(a)
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moneynesses
moneyocracy
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moneywort (current term)
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Literary usage of Moneywort

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1. The English Physician; Enlarged with Three Hundred and Sixty-nine Medicines by Nicholas Culpeper (1814)
"moneywort. ?. (cd 1.) THTS is likewise called Herb Two-pence. Descr/pf.] The common moneywort sendeth forth from a small thready root, ..."

2. Old Time Gardens, Newly Set Forth by Alice Morse Earle (1902)
"I should be loth to use moneywort as an edging; I would not care Parterre and ... I fear if moneywort thrived enough to make a close, suitable edging, ..."

3. Old-time Gardens, Newly Set Forth: A Book of the Sweet O' the Year by Alice Morse Earle (1901)
"I should be loth to use moneywort as an edging; I would not care Parterre and ... I fear if moneywort thrived enough to make a close, suitable edging, ..."

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