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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Oxeye  \Ox"eye`\,  n.  [Ox  +  eye.] 
  1.  (Bot.) 
  a  The  oxeye  daisy.  See  under  {Daisy}. 
  b  The  corn  camomile  ({Anthemis  arvensis}). 
  c  A  genus  of  composite  plants  ({Buphthalmum})  with  large 
  yellow  flowers. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  A  titmouse,  especially  the  great  titmouse  ({Parus 
  major})  and  the  blue  titmouse  ({P.  c[oe]ruleus}). 
  [Prov.  Eng.] 
  b  The  dunlin. 
  c  A  fish;  the  bogue,  or  box. 
 
  {Creeping  oxeye}  (Bot.)  a  West  Indian  composite  plant 
  ({Wedelia  carnosa}). 
 
  {Seaside  oxeye}  (Bot.),  a  West  Indian  composite  shrub 
  ({Borrichia  arborescens}). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Buphthalmum 
  n  :  oxeye  [syn:  {Buphthalmum},  {genus  Buphthalmum}] 




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