from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An abundant low herb like a miniature sweet alyssum, blooming when the shad appear in the rivers; the whitlow-grass, Erophila vulgaris, better known as Draba verna.
- n. Same as shad-bush.
- n. The trailing arbutus, Epigæa repens.
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- n. annual weed of Europe and North America having a rosette of basal leaves and tiny flowers followed by oblong seed capsules
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