winter-cress

winter cress

noun
any cress belonging to the genus Barbarea, of the mustard family, having lyrate leaves and yellow flowers.

Origin:
1540–50

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winter cress

noun
1. any plant of the genus Barbarea: yellow-flowered Eurasian cresses; widely cultivated for winter salad 
2. cress cultivated for winter salads 
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