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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. Eurasian aromatic oak-leaved goosefoot with many yellow-green flowers; naturalized North America;
[syn: Jerusalem oak, feather geranium, Mexican tea, Chenopodium botrys, Atriplex mexicana]

2. rank-smelling tropical American pigweed;
[syn: American wormseed, Mexican tea, Spanish tea, wormseed, Chenopodium ambrosioides]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Mexican \Mex"i*can\, prop. a. Of or pertaining to Mexico or its people. -- n. A native or inhabitant of Mexico. [1913 Webster] Mexican poppy prop. n. (Bot.), a tropical American herb of the Poppy family (Argemone Mexicana) with much the look of a thistle, but having large yellow or white blossoms. Mexican tea prop. n. (Bot.), an aromatic kind of pigweed from tropical America (Chenopodium ambrosioides). [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Mexican tea n 1: Eurasian aromatic oak-leaved goosefoot with many yellow- green flowers; naturalized North America [syn: Jerusalem oak, feather geranium, Mexican tea, Chenopodium botrys, Atriplex mexicana] 2: rank-smelling tropical American pigweed [syn: American wormseed, Mexican tea, Spanish tea, wormseed, Chenopodium ambrosioides]