Definition of Glechoma

1. Noun. Ground ivy.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glechoma

Glasto
Glastonbury
Glaswegian
Glaswegians
Glauber's salt
Glaucium
Glaucium flavum
Glaucomys
Glaucomys sabrinus
Glaucomys volans
Glaux
Glaux maritima
Glc
Gleason's score
Gleason's tumour grade
Glechoma (current term)
Glechoma hederaceae
Gleditsia
Gleditsia aquatica
Gleditsia triacanthos
Gleek
Gleeks
Gleichenia
Gleichenia flabellata
Gleicheniaceae
Gleichschaltung
Glen
Glen Gebhard
Glenda
Glenda Jackson

Literary usage of Glechoma

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1886)
"(1) Nepeta Glechoma, Benth.—S. Bucks. (1\ Saxifraga umbrosa, L.— Wilts (Devizes). (4) The proliferous garden variety of Bellis perennis, L.—Wr. Ches. ..."

2. The Entomologist; an Illustrated Journal of General Entomology by Edward Newman, Royal Entomological Society of London (1898)
"... Glechoma.—As there seems to be some difficulty in obtaining perfect specimens ... glechoma, an account of the way I obtained two may be of some use to ..."

3. The British Flora Medica: A History of the Medicinal Plants of Great Britain by Benjamin Herbert Barton, Thomas Castle (1877)
"A decoction of them, or of the roots, applied hot externally, has been recommended for relieving pain in the urinary organs. XC. NEPETA Glechoma, Benth. ..."

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