lepidium definition

  • noun:
    • a sizable genus of cruciferous plants, chiefly natural herbs, of the tribe Lepidine√¶, distinguished because of the dehiscent pod, which is always two-seeded, and also by the white flowers.
    • In zoology, a genus of thysanurous pests. Additionally written Lepidion.
    • cosmopolitan genus of yearly and biennial and perennial herbs: cress

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