stone parsley


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stone parsley

n
(Plants) a roadside umbelliferous plant, Sison amomum, of W Europe and the Mediterranean region, having clusters of small white flowers and aromatic seeds

stone′ pars`ley


n.
a parsley, Sison amomum, of Eurasia, bearing aromatic seeds that are used as a condiment.
[1540–50]
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Noun1.stone parsley - a slender roadside herb of western Europe and Mediterranean areas that has foliage resembling parsley and has white flowers with aromatic seeds
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Sison, Sison - genus including stone parsley
2.stone parsley - any plant of the genus Seseli having dense umbels of small white or pink flowers and finely divided foliage
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Seseli, Seseli - a rosid dicot genus that includes moon carrots