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  Words related to sorrel

Related / Similar Words: common sorrel, roselle, rozelle, red sorrel, Jamaica sorrel, Hibiscus sabdariffa, dock, sour grass, oxalis, wood sorrel, brownish-orange

 

Definition:
  • a horse of a brownish orange to light brown color;
  • large sour-tasting arrowhead-shaped leaves used in salads and sauces;
  • East Indian sparsely prickly annual herb or perennial subshrub widely cultivated for its fleshy calyxes used in tarts and jelly and for its bast fiber;
  • any of certain coarse weedy plants with long taproots, sometimes used as table greens or in folk medicine;
  • any plant or flower of the genus Oxalis;
  • of a light brownish color;

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    Hyponyms: sour dock, garden sorrel, Rumex acetosa, sheep sorrel, sheep's sorrel, Rumex acetosella, bitter dock, broad-leaved dock, yellow dock, Rumex obtusifolius, French sorrel, Rumex scutatus, common wood sorrel, cuckoo bread, shamrock, Oxalis acetosella, Bermuda buttercup, English-weed, Oxalis pes-caprae, Oxalis cernua, creeping oxalis, creeping wood sorrel, Oxalis corniculata, goatsfoot, goat's foot, Oxalis caprina, violet wood sorrel, Oxalis violacea, oca, oka, Oxalis tuberosa, Oxalis crenata

     

    Part Meronyms: sour dock, garden sorrel, Rumex acetosa

     

    Member Meronyms: Rumex, genus Rumex, genus Oxalis

     

    Anagrams: lessor, resole

     

     
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