Definition of Pellitory. Meaning of Pellitory. Synonyms of Pellitory

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Definition of Pellitory

Pellitory
Pellitory Pel"li*to*ry, n. [Sp. pelitre, fr. L. pyrethrum. See Bertram.] (Bot.) (a) A composite plant (Anacyclus Pyrethrum) of the Mediterranean region, having finely divided leaves and whitish flowers. The root is the officinal pellitory, and is used as an irritant and sialogogue. Called also bertram, and pellitory of Spain. (b) The feverfew (Chrysanthemum Parthenium); -- so called because it resembles the above.

Meaning of Pellitory from wikipedia

- Achillea ptarmica or European pellitory, **** pellitory, or wild pellitory Parietaria debilis Parietaria officinalis or pellitory-of-the-wall Parietaria judaica...
- sneezewort, sneezeweed, **** pellitory, European pellitory, fair-maid-of-France, goose tongue, sneezewort yarrow, wild pellitory, or white tansy, is a European...
- Parietaria officinalis, the eastern pellitory-of-the-wall, also known as upright pellitory and lichwort, is a plant of the nettle family. Its leaves, however...
- Parietaria judaica, with common names spreading pellitory or pellitory of the wall, is a species of herbaceous perennial plant in the family Urticaceae...
- Anacyclus pyrethrum (pellitory, Spanish chamomile, or Mount Atlas daisy or Akarkara) is a perennial herb much like chamomile in habitat and appearance...
- Parietaria debilis, commonly known as pellitory, small-flower pellitory, or native pellitory, is a herb native to Australia and New Zealand. It grows as...
- lice remedy in the Middle East (Persian powder, also known as "Persian pellitory"). It was sold worldwide under the brand Zacherlin by Austrian industrialist...
- Europe, North America, and South America Parietaria judaica (spreading pellitory), a perennial plant found in Europe, central and western Asia and northern...
- flowering plant in the nettle family known by the common name Pennsylvania pellitory. It is native to much of North America including every province in Canada...
- Parietaria floridana, common name Florida pellitory, is a plant species native to the southeastern United States, the West Indies, and much of Latin America...
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