Definition of Snapweed

1. n. See Impatiens.



Definition of Snapweed

1. Noun. (botany) impatiens ¹

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Definition of Snapweed

1. a flowering plant [n -S]

Medical Definition of Snapweed

1. See Impatiens. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Snapweed

snaps
snaps one's fingers
snapsack
snapsacks
snapshooter
snapshooters
snapshot
snapshot program
snapshotlike
snapshots
snapshotted
snapshotting
snapsuit
snapsuits
snapt
snapweed (current term)
snapweeds
snar
snare
snare drum
snare drums
snared
snarer
snarers
snares
snarf
snarfed
snarfing
snarfle
snarfled

Literary usage of Snapweed

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1. A Few Familiar Flowers: How to Love Them at Home Or in School by Margaret Warner Morley (1897)
"... TOUCH-ME-NOT, LADY'S EARDROP, BALSAM, snapweed. SUCH are the various names by which this plant that grows by the roadside in damp places is known. ..."

2. A Few Familiar Flowers: How to Love Them at Home Or in School by Margaret Warner Morley (1897)
"... TOUCH-ME-NOT, LADY'S EARDROP, BALSAM, snapweed. SUCH are the various names by which this plant that grows by the roadside in damp places is known. ..."

3. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry (1905)
"Jewelweed; pale touch-me-not; snapweed; wild celandine. Native, annual plant, 2 to 4 feet high, found in rich soil in moist, shady places from Quebec to ..."

4. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"Nova Scotia to Saskatchewan, Georgia and Kansas, July-Sept. snapweed. Balsam. Wild balsam or celandine. Silverweed. Slippers. Quick-in-the- hand. Jewelweed. ..."

5. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"This and the preceding also called snapweed. Family 71. RHAMNACEAE Dumort. Fl. Belg. 102. 1827. BUCKTHORN FAMILY. Erect or climbing shrubs, or small trees, ..."

6. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States: Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1897)
"This and the preceding also called snapweed. Family 71. RHAMNACEAE Dumort. Fl. Belg. 102. 1827. BUCKTHORN FAMILY. Erect or climbing shrubs, or small trees, ..."

7. Child Life in Colonial Days by Alice Morse Earle (1899)
"... them snap violently open — hence its country name of touch-me-not and snapweed. When the leaves were hung with dew it deserved its title of jewelweed, ..."

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