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Germander

Germander

(Science: botany) a plant of the genus Teucrium (especially. Teucrium Chamaedrys or wall germander), mintlike herbs and low shrubs. American germander, Teucrium Canadense. Germander chickweed, veronica agrestis. Water germander, Teucrium Scordium. Wood germander, Teucrium Scorodonia.

Origin: oe. Germaunder, f. Germandree, It. Calamandrea, L. Chamaedrys, fr. Gr.; on the earth or ground _ tree. See humble, and tree.


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