Definitions for mallowˈmæl oʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mal•lowˈmæl oʊ(n.)

  1. any of various plants of the genus Malva, as the musk mallow.

    Category: Plants

Origin of mallow:

bef. 1000; ME malue, OE mealwe < L malva

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mallow(noun)

    any of various plants of the family Malvaceae


  1. mallow(Noun)

    Any of a group of flowering plants in several genera of the taxonomic family Malvaceae, especially of the genus Malva. Several species are edible by humans.

  2. Origin: mealwe, from malva. Compare mauve.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mallow(noun)

    alt. of Mallows


  1. Mallow

    Mallow was a United Kingdom Parliament constituency, in Ireland, returning one MP. It was an original constituency represented in Parliament when the Union of Great Britain and Ireland took effect on 1 January 1801.


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