the dried roots of any of several composite plants of the genus Taraxacum, as the dandelion, T. officinale or T. laevigatum, used in medicine in powdered or fluidextract form chiefly as a tonic and aperient.
any perennial plant of the genus Taraxacum, such as the dandelion, having dense heads of small yellow flowers and seeds with a feathery attachment: family Asteraceae (composites)
the dried root of the dandelion, used as a laxative, diuretic, and tonic
noun 1. a city in S Kazakhstan: chemical manufacturing. Pop: 339 000 (2005 est) Former names (1938–91) Dzhambul, (1991–97) Auliye-Ata
noun 1. a lump or blob of solidified tar resulting from an oil spill, natural seepage from the sea, or other source, that resists biodegradation and often washes up on beaches.
noun 1. Ida Minerva, 1857–1944, U.S. author.
noun 1. a city in and the capital of Hautes-Pyrénées, in SW France. Hautes-Pyrénées [oht-pee-rey-ney] /oʊt pi reɪˈneɪ/ noun 1. a department in SW France. 1751 sq. mi. (4535 sq. km). Capital: Tarbes. noun 1. a town in SW France: noted for the breeding of Anglo-Arab horses. Pop: 46 275 (1999) Hautes-Pyrénées /French otpirene/ noun […]