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winter cress

noun
1.
any cress belonging to the genus Barbarea, of the mustard family, having lyrate leaves and yellow flowers.
Origin of winter cress
1540-1550
1540-50
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  • The tender leaf clusters of winter cress or yellow rocket make a salad that tastes the same as its near relative, the water cress.

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