(of a plant) growing in waste places, along roadsides or in rubbish.
a ruderal plant.
a plant that grows on waste ground
growing in waste places
noun 1. any of the Rheingau wines from the vineyards near Rüdesheim, a town on the Rhine River in W Germany. noun 1. a white Rhine wine: named after the town of Rüdesheim on the Rhine
adjective, ruder, rudest. 1. discourteous or impolite, especially in a deliberate way: a rude reply. 2. without culture, learning, or refinement: rude, illiterate peasants. 3. rough in manners or behavior; unmannerly; uncouth. 4. rough, harsh, or ungentle: rude hands. 5. roughly wrought, built, or formed; of a crude construction or kind: a rude cottage. 6. […]
noun 1. Usually, rudiments. the elements or first principles of a subject: the rudiments of grammar. a mere beginning, first slight appearance, or undeveloped or imperfect form of something: the rudiments of a plan. 2. Biology. an organ or part incompletely developed in size or structure, as one in an embryonic stage, one arrested in […]
adjective 1. pertaining to rudiments or first principles; elementary: a rudimentary knowledge of geometry. 2. of the nature of a rudiment; undeveloped or vestigial. 3. primitive. adjective 1. basic; fundamental; not elaborated or perfected 2. incompletely developed; vestigial: rudimentary leaves rudimentary ru·di·men·ta·ry (rōō’də-měn’tə-rē, -měn’trē) adj. Being imperfectly or incompletely developed; embryonic. Being in the earliest […]