from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See yarrow.
- n. Water milfoil.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of several pungent Eurasian herbs, of the genus Achillea
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A common composite herb (Achillea Millefolium) with white flowers and finely dissected leaves; yarrow.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A composite herb, Achillea Millefolium, also called yarrow.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. ubiquitous strong-scented mat-forming Eurasian herb of wasteland, hedgerow or pasture having narrow serrate leaves and small usually white florets; widely naturalized in North America
Middle English, from Old French, from Latin mīlifolium : mīlle, thousand; see gheslo- in Indo-European roots + folium, leaf; see bhel-3 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)