meadow rue definition

  • noun:
    • Any of different flowers for the genus Thalictrum, having mixture leaves and clusters of small white, yellow, or purplish apetalous plants.
    • Any plant of the genus Thalictrum, especially the old-world species T. flavum.
    • any one of numerous natural herbs of genus Thalictrum; often rhizomatous or tuberous perennials found in moist shady locations and meadows or flow banking institutions; have lacy vegetation and clouds of tiny purple or yellowish plants
  • adjective:
    • a delicate early plant, of the genus Thalictrum, having compound leaves and various white flowers. There are many species.

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