from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An aromatic southern European shrubby woody plant (Artemisia abrotanum) having finely divided grayish foliage and globose, nodding, creamy-white flower heads. Also called old man.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An aromatic shrub, Artemisia abrotanum, related to wormwood
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A shrubby species of wormwood (Artemisia Abrotanum) having aromatic foliage. It is sometimes used in making beer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A shrubby-stemmed species of wormwood, Artemisia Abrotanum, found wild in southern Europe, especially in Spain, but of somewhat uncertain origin. It is cultivated in gardens for its pleasantly scented, finely dissected leaves.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. shrubby European wormwood naturalized in North America; sometimes used in brewing beer
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