agrestal

agrestal

[uh-gres-tl]
adjective
of or pertaining to plants growing wild in fields and uncultivated areas.

Origin:
1600–10; < Latin agrest(is) pertaining to fields, rural, rustic (by dissimilation from *agrestris, equivalent to agr-, stem of ager field + -estris adj. suffix) + -al1

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agrestal (əˈɡrɛstəl)
 
adj
(of uncultivated plants such as weeds) growing on cultivated land

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Main Entry:  agrestal
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  growing wild in fields
Etymology:  L. agrestis
Usage:  botany
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