a boneset, Eupatorium perfoliatum.
a gentian, Gentianella quinquefolia, having bristly blue flowers.
a North American gentianaceous plant, Gentiana quinquefolia, that has clusters of pale blue-violet or white flowers
another name for boneset
the science of soil management and the production of field crops. noun (functioning as sing) the branch of economics dealing with the distribution, management, and productivity of land noun the science of cultivation of land, soil management, and crop production n. “science of land management for crop production,” 1814, from French agronomie, from Greek agronomos […]
Pathology. a malarial fever characterized by regularly returning paroxysms, marked by successive cold, hot, and sweating fits. a fit of fever or shivering or shaking chills, accompanied by malaise, pains in the bones and joints, etc.; chill. Historical Examples By which means when we first used those parts we used often to be Sick of […]
Emilio [e-mee-lyaw] /ɛˈmi lyɔ/ (Show IPA), 1869–1964, Filipino leader during the Spanish-American war: opposed to U.S. occupation. Historical Examples He went at once to see Aguinaldo and informed him that the United States consul-general was anxious to see him. The Philippines: Past and Present (Volume 1 of 2) Dean Conant Worcester The dapper little officer […]
producing, resembling, or resulting from ague. easily affected by or subject to fits of ague. shaking; quivering. Historical Examples Moreover, when rebuilt, no one would have rented them, so aguish and unhealthy was the spot. An Old English Home S. Baring-Gould Morse had lived before in aguish districts, and had no fear. Selected Stories Bret […]