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Meaning of PEPPERGRASS

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pep"per*grass`\, n. (Bot.)
(a) Any herb of the cruciferous genus {Lepidium}, especially
    the garden peppergrass, or garden cress, {Lepidium
    sativum}; -- called also {pepperwort}. All the species
    have a pungent flavor.
(b) The common pillwort of Europe ({Pilularia globulifera}).
    See {Pillwort}.

 

 

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