another name for hooded seal
the bladderlike fruit capsule of any shrub or small tree of the genus Staphylea, as S. trifolia, of the eastern U.S. the shrub itself. Historical Examples Some Winter Days in Iowa Frederick John Lazell Some Summer Days in Iowa Frederick John Lazell noun any temperate shrub or small tree of the genus Staphylea, esp S. […]
any of several plants belonging to the genera Alyssoides and Lesquerella, of the mustard family, having inflated seed pods. poison bean (def 1).
noun a Eurasian leguminous plant, Colutea arborescens, with yellow and red flowers and membranous inflated pods
the bladderlike, encysted larva of a tapeworm; a cysticercus or hydatid. noun an encysted saclike larva of the tapeworm. The main types are cysticercus, hydatid and coenurus