Definition of Sea wormwood

1. Noun. Plants of western and northern European coasts.

Exact synonyms: Artemisia Maritima, Seriphidium Maritimum
Generic synonyms: Wormwood
Group relationships: Genus Seriphidium, Seriphidium

Medical Definition of Sea wormwood

1. A European species of wormwood (Artemisia maritima) growing by the sea. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sea Wormwood

sea urchin granuloma
sea urchins
sea vegetable
sea wall
sea wasp
sea water
sea whip
sea whip coral
sea widgeon
sea willow
sea willows
sea wing
sea wolf
sea wood louse
sea woodcock
sea wormwood (current term)
sea wrack
seabeach sandwort

Literary usage of Sea wormwood

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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. ..."

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