dandelion

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dandelion
common dandelion
Taraxacum officinale

dan·de·li·on

 (dăn′dl-ī′ən, -dē-lī′ən)
n.
1. Any of various perennial plants of the genus Taraxacum of the composite family, having many-rayed yellow flower heads and deeply notched basal leaves, especially T. officinale, native to Eurasia and naturalized as a weed in North America, having edible leaves and flower heads that can be used to make wine.
2. A brilliant to vivid yellow.

[Middle English dent-de-lioun, from Old French dentdelion, from Medieval Latin dēns leōnis, lion's tooth (from its sharply indented leaves) : Latin dēns, dent-, tooth; see dent- in Indo-European roots + Latin leōnis, genitive of leō, lion; see lion.]

dandelion

(ˈdændɪˌlaɪən)
n
1. (Plants) a plant, Taraxacum officinale, native to Europe and Asia and naturalized as a weed in North America, having yellow rayed flowers and deeply notched basal leaves, which are used for salad or wine: family Asteraceae (composites)
2. (Plants) any of several similar related plants
[C15: from Old French dent de lion, literally: tooth of a lion, referring to its leaves]

dan•de•li•on

(ˈdæn dlˌaɪ ən)

n.
any weedy composite plant of the genus Taraxacum, having edible, toothed leaves, golden-yellow flowers, and clusters of white, hairy seeds.
[1505–15; < Middle French, alter. of dent de lion, literally, tooth of (a) lion, translation of Medieval Latin dēns leōnis]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dandelion - any of several herbs of the genus Taraxacum having long tap roots and deeply notched leaves and bright yellow flowers followed by fluffy seed ballsdandelion - any of several herbs of the genus Taraxacum having long tap roots and deeply notched leaves and bright yellow flowers followed by fluffy seed balls
genus Taraxacum, Taraxacum - an asterid dicot genus of the family Compositae including dandelions
common dandelion, Taraxacum officinale, Taraxacum ruderalia - Eurasian plant widely naturalized as a weed in North America; used as salad greens and to make wine
kok-saghyz, kok-sagyz, Russian dandelion, Taraxacum kok-saghyz - perennial dandelion native to Kazakhstan cultivated for its fleshy roots that have high rubber content
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
Translations
هِنْدِباء بَرِّيِّةهِنْدِباء بَرِّيَّه
pampeliška
løvetandmælkebøtte
voikukka
maslačak
gyermekláncfû
fífill
タンポポ
민들레
pienė
pienene
púpava
regrat
maskros
พันธุ์ไม้ชนิดหนึ่งใบหยิกมีสีเหลือง
cây bồ công anh

dandelion

[ˈdændɪlaɪən] Ndiente m de león

dandelion

[ˈdændilaɪən] npissenlit m

dandelion

nLöwenzahn m

dandelion

[ˈdændɪlaɪən] ndente m di leone

dandelion

(ˈdӕndilaiən) noun
a kind of common wild plant with jagged leaves and a yellow flower.

dandelion

هِنْدِباء بَرِّيِّة pampeliška løvetand Löwenzahn πικραλίδα diente de león voikukka pissenlit maslačak dente di leone タンポポ 민들레 paardenbloem løvetann mniszek lekarski dente-de-leão одуванчик maskros พันธุ์ไม้ชนิดหนึ่งใบหยิกมีสีเหลือง kara hindiba cây bồ công anh 蒲公英

dandelion

n (bot) diente m de león
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A high-speed counter-current chromatography-HPLC-DAD method for preparative isolation and purification of two polymethoxylated flavones from Taraxacum mongolicum.
Otra alternativa es el uso de hierbas medicinales como Lobelia chinensis (Campanulaceae), Hedvotis diffusa (Rubiaceae), Patrinia scabiosifolia (Caprifoliaceae), Taraxacum mongolicum (Asteraceae) y Viola yedoensis (Violaceae), entre otras (Pong, et al.