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  • n. Alternative form of horehound.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as horehound.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The popular name of several plants of the natural order Labiatæ.
  • n. The black or stinking hoarhound, Ballota nigra, a common European weed in waste places near towns and villages. The flowers are purple, and the whole plant is fetid and unattractive.
  • n. The water-hoarhound, one of various species of Lycopus, particularly L. Europæus, a native of Europe.


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