from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See bugle3.
- n. See water horehound.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An aromatic herb with small white flowers, Lycopus virginicus; water horehound
- n. Any of a group of herbs used for ground cover; bugle
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A plant of the Mint family and genus Lycopus; esp. Lycopus Virginicus, which has mild narcotic and astringent properties, and is sometimes used as a remedy for hemorrhage.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The common name of the North American plant Lycopus Virginicus, reputed astringent and sedative, and used as a remedy for hemorrhage from the lungs.
- n. Same as Ajuga.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a mildly narcotic and astringent aromatic herb having small whitish flowers; eastern United States
- n. any of various low-growing annual or perennial evergreen herbs native to Eurasia; used for ground cover
From Middle English bugle; see bugle3.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)