Definition of Smyrnium olusatrum
1. Noun. European herb somewhat resembling celery widely naturalized in Britain coastal regions and often cultivated as a potherb.
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
Group relationships: Genus Smyrnium, Smyrnium
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Literary usage of Smyrnium olusatrum
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1. Medical Lexicon: A Dictionary of Medical Science : Containing a Concise by Robley Dunglison (1848)
"... Smyrnium olusatrum. MACER, Gracilis. MACERA'TION, Macera'tio, from macr.ro, ' I soften by water.' An operation which consists in infusing, ..."
2. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1901)
"Type [?Mus. Paris], Hab. : S. FRANCE. Ile Ste. Marguerite (Cannes). Larva in stems Smyrnium olusatrum, III (Chapman). Imago IV1 exel. 29, IV—15. ..."