Definition of Meadow cress
1. Noun. A bitter cress of Europe and America.
Generic synonyms: Bitter Cress, Bittercress
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Literary usage of Meadow cress
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1. Flora Domestica, Or, The Portable Flower-garden: With Directions for the by Elizabeth Kent, Leigh Hunt (1831)
"French, cresson de pres [meadow-cress]; ... o crescione di prato: both signifying meadow-cress. FEW of the species of Cardamine are admitted into gardens. ..."
2. The American Botanist edited by Willard Nelson Clute (1921)
"An allied species, C. pratensis, is also called "bitter cress" but it has many other names among which are "meadow cress," derived from its specific name, ..."