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damewort


damewort


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Damewort  \Dame"wort`\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  cruciferrous  plant  ({Hesperis  matronalis}),  remarkable  for 
  its  fragrance,  especially  toward  the  close  of  the  day  -- 
  called  also  {rocket}  and  {dame's  violet}.  --Loudon.