Definition of Woadwaxen

1. Noun. Small Eurasian shrub having clusters of yellow flowers that yield a dye; common as a weed in Britain and the United States; sometimes grown as an ornamental.

Exact synonyms: Dyer's Greenweed, Dyer's-broom, Dyeweed, Genista Tinctoria, Greenweed, Whin, Woodwaxen
Generic synonyms: Broom
Group relationships: Genista, Genus Genista



Definition of Woadwaxen

1. n. A leguminous plant (Genista tinctoria) of Europe and Russian Asia, and adventitious in America; -- called also greenwood, greenweed, dyer's greenweed, and whin, wood-wash, wood-wax, and wood- waxen.

2. n. A leguminous plant (Genista tinctoria) of Europe and Russian Asia, and adventitious in America; -- called also greenwood, greenweed, dyer's greenweed, and whin, wood-wash, wood-wax, and wood- waxen.

Definition of Woadwaxen

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Woadwaxen

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wlatsome
wlog
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wo'n't
woad
woad-waxen
woaded
woaden
woads
woadwax
woadwaxen (current term)
woadwaxens
woadwaxes
woah
woald
woalds
woant
wobbegong
wobbegongs
wobble
wobble base
wobble board
wobble hypothesis
wobbled
wobbler

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