Definition of sneezewort in English:

sneezewort

Line breaks: sneeze|wort
Pronunciation: /ˈsniːzwəːt
 
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noun

  • A Eurasian plant related to the yarrow, whose dried leaves induce sneezing.
    • Achillea ptarmica, family Compositae
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    • The other was a decoction of green sneezewort, which was also declared to be excellent in some way or other.
    • The drawing of the sneezewort plant has been presented to you in one dimension.
    • Sneezewort, milkwort and lousewort were not noticed in 1999 but sneezewort had returned in 2000, perhaps due to cattle grazing and winter management, i.e bramble clearance.

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