gill-over-the-ground

gill-over-the-ground

[gil-oh-ver-thuh-ground, -ground]
noun

Origin:
1590–1600

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gill-over-the-ground

noun
trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta [syn: ground ivy
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