What does fumitory mean?

fumitory meaning in General Dictionary

the typical uame of a number of species of the genus Fumaria yearly natural herbs for the old-world with finely dissected leaves and tiny flowers in dense racemes or surges F officinalis is a very common species and had been formerly used as an antiscorbutic

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  • fragile European natural herb with greyish leaves and surges of purplish plants; previously made use of medicinally
  • the normal uame of a few types of the genus Fumaria, annual herbs of Old World, with finely dissected leaves and small flowers in dense racemes or spikes. F. officinalis is a type of types, and had been formerly utilized as an antiscorbutic.

fumitory meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The normal uame of a few species of the genus Fumaria, annual natural herbs of this old-world, with finely dissected leaves and little flowers in dense racemes or spikes. F. officinalis is a common species, and was formerly made use of as an antiscorbutic.


Sentence Examples with the word fumitory

Ashes particularly rich in potash are those of burning nettles, wormwood (Artemisia absinthium), tansy (Tanacetum vulgare), fumitory (Fumaria officinalis), and tobacco.

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