What does watercress mean?

Definitions for watercress
ˈwɔ tərˌkrɛs, ˈwɒt ər-wa·ter·cress

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. watercressnoun

    any of several water-loving cresses

  2. watercressadjective

    cresses that grow in clear ponds and streams

  3. cress green, cresson, watercressadjective

    of a moderate yellow-green color that is greener and deeper than moss green and yellower and darker than pea green

Wiktionary

  1. watercressnoun

    A perennial European herb, Nasturtium officinale, that grows in freshwater streams; used in salads and as a garnish.

  2. watercressnoun

    A similar plant, .

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  1. Watercress

    Watercress, is a fast-growing, aquatic or semi-aquatic, perennial plant native to Europe and Asia, and one of the oldest known leaf vegetables consumed by humans. It is a member of the family Brassicaceae, botanically related to garden cress, mustard and radish — all noteworthy for a peppery, tangy flavour. The hollow stems of watercress are floating, and the leaves are pinnately compound. Small, white and green flowers are produced in clusters.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of watercress in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of watercress in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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