Definition of Sea wormwood
1. Noun. Plants of western and northern European coasts.
Generic synonyms: Wormwood
Group relationships: Genus Seriphidium, Seriphidium
Medical Definition of Sea wormwood
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sea Wormwood
Literary usage of Sea wormwood
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The History, Ancient and Modern, of the Sheriffdoms of Fife and Kinross by Sir Robert Sibbald (1803)
"A. ABSINTHIUM marinum vulgare, Common sea wormwood '. ... English Sea "Wormwood, found by Dr. Balfour, ..."
2. The Complete Confectioner, Pastry-cook, and Baker: Plain and Practical by Eleanor Parkinson (1844)
"The sea wormwood has smaller leaves and hoary both above and underneath; it grows in salt marshes, ... The sea wormwood is generally substituted for it. ..."