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Definition of misseltoe

Misseltoe
Misseltoe Mis"sel*toe, n. See Mistletoe.
misseltoe
Mistletoe Mis"tle*toe, n. [AS. mistelt[=a]n; mistel mistletoe + t[=a]n twig. AS. mistel is akin of D., G., Dan. & Sw. mistel, OHG. mistil, Icel. mistilteinn; and AS. t[=a]n to D. teen, OHG. zein, Icel. teinn, Goth. tains. Cf. Missel.] (Bot.) A parasitic evergreen plant of Europe (Viscum album), bearing a glutinous fruit. When found upon the oak, where it is rare, it was an object of superstitious regard among the Druids. A bird lime is prepared from its fruit. [Written also misletoe, misseltoe, and mistleto.] --Lindley. Loudon. Note: The mistletoe of the United States is Phoradendron flavescens, having broader leaves than the European kind. In different regions various similar plants are called by this name.

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- newspaper adverti****t for shaving products:'THE KISS UNDER THE MISSELTOE. Under the misseltoe the maid was led/Altho' she cried, No, she held up her head/To...
- football". YouTube. Retrieved 21 May 2010. "3e Christmas ident 2009 – Misseltoe". YouTube. 19 December 2009. Retrieved 21 May 2010. "Emberlight". Vimeo...
- Emily Sherwood Streeten died on 8 October 1833. with A. W. Davis: "On the Misseltoe." The Analyst: a quarterly journal of science, literature, natural history...
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