a slender weed, Rumex acetosella, of the buckwheat family, found in poor, dry soils, having arrow-shaped leaves with an acid taste.
a polygonaceous plant, Rumex acetosella, of the N hemisphere, having slightly bitter-tasting leaves and small reddish flowers
- Sheep station
noun 1. (Austral & NZ) a large sheep farm Also called run
[sheeps-woo l] /ˈʃipsˌwʊl/ noun 1. wool sponge.
noun 1. a wingless, bloodsucking, dipterous insect, Melophagus ovinus, that is parasitic on sheep.
noun, British. 1. a tract of land on which sheep are pastured. noun 1. (mainly Brit) a tract of land for grazing sheep