Definitions for salsola

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Salsola, genus Salsola(noun)

    chiefly Old World herbs or shrubs: saltworts

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salsola(noun)

    a genus of plants including the glasswort. See Glasswort

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. L. salsus salt, because they contain alkaline salts.]

Freebase

  1. Salsola

    Salsola is a genus of the subfamily Salsoloideae in the family Amaranthaceae. A common name of various members of this genus is saltwort, for its salt tolerance.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Salsola

    A plant genus of the family CHENOPODIACEAE. The extract may be called lochein. Tumbleweed may occasionally refer to AMARANTHUS.

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