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pepperwort Line breaks: pepper|wort
Pronunciation: /ˈpɛpəwəːt/

Definition of pepperwort in English:


A wild cress, particularly one with pungent leaves.
  • Genus Lepidium, family Cruciferae
Example sentences
  • The ‘wild cress’ called dittander or poor man's pepper and ‘Virginian cress’ (pepperwort, peppergrass) are both peppery.
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