winter cress(redirected from winter cresses)
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Any of various herbs of the genus Barbarea of the mustard family, having yellow flowers and deeply lobed edible leaves.
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|Noun||1.||winter cress - any plant of the genus Barbarea: yellow-flowered Eurasian cresses; widely cultivated for winter salad|
cress, cress plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae with edible leaves that have a pungent taste
|2.||winter cress - cress cultivated for winter salads|
cress - pungent leaves of any of numerous cruciferous herbs
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