Definitions for madwortˈmædˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mad•wortˈmædˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt(n.)

  1. a mat-forming plant, Aurinia saxatilis (or Alyssum saxatille), of the mustard family, having broadly rounded leaves and open clusters of pale yellow flowers.

Origin of madwort:

1590–1600

Princeton's WordNet

  1. alyssum, madwort(noun)

    any garden plant of the genus Alyssum having clusters of small yellow or white flowers

Wiktionary

  1. madwort(Noun)

    Any of the alyssums.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Madwort(noun)

    a genus of cruciferous plants (Alyssum) with white or yellow flowers and rounded pods. A. maritimum is the commonly cultivated sweet alyssum, a fragrant white-flowered annual

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