Definition of Triostium
1. Noun. Genus of Asiatic and North American herbs: feverroot.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Caprifoliaceae, Family Caprifoliaceae, Honeysuckle Family
Member holonyms: Feverroot, Horse Gentian, Tinker's Root, Triostium Perfoliatum, Wild Coffee
Lexicographical Neighbors of Triostium
Literary usage of Triostium
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Transactions of the Department of Agriculture of the State of Illinois with by Illinois Dept. of Agriculture (1881)
"... black with a blue annulation; head smooth, light blue; venter brownish ; length If inches. Feeds on the Tartarian Honeysuckle and Feverwort (Triostium ..."