Meadowsweet



[med-oh-sweet] /ˈmɛd oʊˌswit/

noun
1.
any plant belonging to the genus Spiraea, of the rose family, especially S. latifolia, having white or pink flowers.
2.
any plant of the closely related genus Filipendula (or Ulmaria).
/ˈmɛdəʊˌswiːt/
noun
1.
a Eurasian rosaceous plant, Filipendula ulmaria, with dense heads of small fragrant cream-coloured flowers See also dropwort (sense 1)
2.
any of several North American rosaceous plants of the genus Spiraea, having pyramid-shaped sprays of small flowers

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Meadow-vole

    noun 1. .

  • Meadowy

    [med-oh] /ˈmɛd oʊ/ noun 1. a tract of grassland used for pasture or serving as a hayfield. 2. a tract of grassland in an upland area near the timberline. /ˈmɛdəʊ/ noun 1. an area of grassland, often used for hay or for grazing of animals 2. a low-lying piece of grassland, often boggy and near […]



  • Meads

    [meed] /mid/ noun 1. an alcoholic liquor made by fermenting honey and water. 2. any of various nonalcoholic beverages. [meed] /mid/ noun, Archaic. 1. . [meed] /mid/ noun 1. George Herbert, 1863–1931, U.S. philosopher and author. 2. Margaret, 1901–78, U.S. anthropologist. 3. Lake, a lake in NW Arizona and SE Nevada, formed 1936 by Hoover […]

  • Meadville

    [meed-vil] /ˈmid vɪl/ noun 1. a city in NW Pennsylvania.



Disclaimer: Meadowsweet definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.