Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
(Plants) any of various European plants of the genus Hypochoeris, esp H. radicata, having dandelion-like heads of yellow flowers: family Asteraceae (composites)
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||cat's-ear - any of several plants of the genus Calochortus having flowers with petals shaped like cat's ears|
liliaceous plant - plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
|2.||cat's-ear - European weed widely naturalized in North America having yellow flower heads and leaves resembling a cat's ears|
genus Hypochaeris, genus Hypochoeris, Hypochaeris, Hypochoeris - widely distributed genus of herbs with milky juice; includes some cosmopolitan weeds
weed - any plant that crowds out cultivated plants