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Oxeye

oxeye

1. (Science: botany) The oxeye daisy. See Daisy. The corn camomile (anthemis arvensis).

A genus of composite plants (Buphthalmum) with large yellow flowers.

2. (Science: zoology) A titmouse, especially the great titmouse (Parus major) and the blue titmouse (P. Coeruleus). The dunlin.

A fish; the bogue, or box.

(Science: botany) Creeping oxeye, a west Indian composite shrub (Borrichia arborescens).

Origin: Ox _ eye.


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