from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A disused generic name for mustard; -- now called Brassica.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A former genus of European and Asiatic cruciferous plants, including mustard, the type of the order.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small genus of Old World herbs usually included in genus Brassica
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