a plant, Cochlearia officinalis, of the mustard family, purported to be a remedy for scurvy.
any of various plants of the genus Cochlearia, esp C. officinalis, of Europe and North America, formerly used to treat scurvy: family Brassicaceae (crucifers)
noun 1. a short tail, especially that of a hare, rabbit, or deer. noun, Slang. 1. a worthless, contemptible person. noun 1. the short tail of animals such as the deer and rabbit scut
noun 1. plural of scutum. noun, plural scuta [skyoo-tuh] /ˈskyu tə/ (Show IPA), for 1, 2. 1. Zoology. scute (def 1). 2. a large, oblong shield used by the heavy legionaries of ancient Rome. 3. genitive Scuti [skoo-tahy] /ˈsku taɪ/ (Show IPA). (initial capital letter) Astronomy. the Shield, a southern constellation north of Sagittarius and […]
noun 1. (in the feudal system) a payment exacted by a lord in lieu of military service due to him by the holder of a fee. noun 1. (in feudal society) a payment sometimes exacted by a lord from his vassal in lieu of military service
noun 1. Lake, a lake between NW Albania and Montenegro. About 135 sq. mi. (350 sq. km). 2. Italian name of Shkodër. 3. former name of Üsküdar. noun 1. (ˈskuːtərɪ; skuːˈtɑːrɪ) the former name of Üsküdar 2. (skuˈtari) the Italian name for Shkodër