marsh marigold


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marsh marigold

n.
Any of several plants of the genus Caltha of the buttercup family, especially C. palustris, which grows in wetlands and has bright yellow flowers. Also called cowslip.
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marsh marigold

n
(Plants) a yellow-flowered ranunculaceous plant, Caltha palustris, that grows in swampy places. Also called: kingcup, May blobs or cowslip (US)
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marsh′ mar`igold


n.
a yellow-flowered plant, Caltha palustris, of the buttercup family, growing in marshes and meadows; cowslip.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marsh marigold - swamp plant of Europe and North America having bright yellow flowers resembling buttercupsmarsh marigold - swamp plant of Europe and North America having bright yellow flowers resembling buttercups
Caltha, genus Caltha - a genus of Caltha
bog plant, marsh plant, swamp plant - a semiaquatic plant that grows in soft wet land; most are monocots: sedge, sphagnum, grasses, cattails, etc; possibly heath
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Translations

marsh marigold

n (plant) → calta, farferugine f di palude
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