Definition of Toothworts

1. Noun. (plural of toothwort) ¹



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Definition of Toothworts

1. toothwort [n] - See also: toothwort

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Toothworts

toothpicker
toothpickers
toothpicklike
toothpicks
toothpowder
toothpuller
toothpullers
tooths
toothshell
toothshells
toothsomely
toothsomeness
toothsomenesses
toothwort
toothworts (current term)
toothy
toothypegs
tooting
tootle
tootled
tootler
tootlers
tootles
tootling
toots
tootsed
tootses
tootsie
tootsies

Literary usage of Toothworts

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1. The Wild Garden: Or the Naturalization and Natural Grouping of Hardy Exotic by William Robinson (1903)
"... the May Flower, for sandy poor soil under trees, toothworts (Dentaria), the ' coloured' forms of Primroses, ' Bunch ' Primroses, Ox-lips, Polyanthus, ..."

2. Southern Wild Flowers and Trees: Together with Shrubs, Vines and Various by Alice Lounsberry (1901)
"... beauty and the yellow-adder's tongue, we find this one of the toothworts. Long ago country children found out that its crisp, spicy- roots were edible. ..."

3. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson (1907)
"... The toothworts (syn. Dentaria), now included in this genus, are interesting spring-flowering plants. They grow best in a sandy or peaty soils. ..."

4. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson (1900)
"The toothworts (syn. Dentarias) are interesting spring-flowering plants. They grow best in a light sandy or peaty soil enriched by decayed leaf-mould. ..."

5. Nature's Garden: An Aid to Knowledge of Our Wild Flowers and Their Insect by Neltje Blanchan (1907)
"Pink and Golden cory- dalis. Mustard Family (Crud/erae) Mustards. Charlock. Cresses. Rocket. Radish. Ladies' smock. toothworts. Shepherd's purse. ..."

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