any weedy North American plant of the genus Triosteum, of the honeysuckle family, especially T. perfoliatum, having stalkless leaves and purplish-brown flowers and bearing orange fruits.
any caprifoliaceous plant of the genus Triosteum, of Asia and North America, having small purplish-brown flowers Also called feverwort
noun 1. a black and yellow sand wasp, Bembix carolina, of the southern U.S., preying on flies that gather around horses and cattle.
noun 1. a black and yellow sand wasp, Bembix carolina, of the southern U.S., preying on flies that gather around horses and cattle. noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. a body of cavalry serving as a guard. 2. a cavalry brigade from the household troops of the British monarch. plural noun 1. the cavalry […]
[hawrs-hair] /ˈhɔrsˌhɛər/ noun 1. a hair or the hair of a horse, especially from the mane or tail. 2. a sturdy, glossy fabric woven of this hair. adjective 3. of or relating to horsehair: a horsehair mattress. /ˈhɔːsˌhɛə/ noun 1. n. late 14c., from horse (n.) + hair.
- Horsehair-blight fungus
[hawrs-hair-blahyt] /ˈhɔrsˌhɛərˌblaɪt/ noun 1. a fungal parasite, Marasmius equicrinis, that causes a disease of certain tropical plants, especially tea.