Nettle

• (n.) A plant of the genus Urtica, covered with minute sharp hairs containing a poison that produces a stinging sensation. Urtica gracitis is common in the Northern, and U. chamaedryoides in the Southern, United States. the common European species, U. urens and U. dioica, are also found in the Eastern united States. U. pilulifera is the Roman...
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nettle

<botany> A plant of the genus Urtica, covered with minute sharp hairs containing a poison that produces a stinging sensation. Urtica gracitis is common in the Northern, and U. Chamaedryoides in the Southern, United States. The common European species, U. Urens and U. Dioica, are also found in the Eastern united States. U. Pilulifera is the Ro...
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nettle

(from the article `Urticaceae`) the nettle family comprising about 45 genera of herbs, shrubs, small trees, and a few vines, distributed primarily in tropical regions. The family is ...
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nettle

noun any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae)
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Nettle

[cryptographic library] Nettle is a cryptographic library designed to fit easily in a wide range of toolkits and applications. It began as a collection of low-level cryptography functions from lsh in 2001. Since June 2009 (version 2.0) Nettle is a GNU package. == Features == Since version 3, nettle provides the AES block cipher (a subset of...
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Nettle

Net'tle noun [ Anglo-Saxon netele ; akin to Dutch netel , German nessel , Old High German nezzïla , nazza , Danish nelde , nälde , Swedish nässla ; cf, Lithuanian notere .] (Botany) A plant of the genus Urtica , cover...
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Nettle

Net'tle transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Nettled ; present participle & verbal noun Nettling .] To fret or sting; to irritate or vex; to cause to experience sensations of displeasure or uneasiness not amounting to violent anger...
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nettle

Any of a group of weedy plants with stinging hairs on oval, tooth-edged leaves; the hairs contain nerve poisons that penetrate the skin and cause a rash. The flowers are small and greenish, carried on spikes emerging at the same point where the leaves join the stem. The common nettle (U. dioica) grows on waste ground in E...
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nettle

disturb, especially by minor irritations
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nettle

disturb, especially by minor irritations
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nettle

nettle, common name for the Urticaceae, a family of fibrous herbs, small shrubs, and trees found chiefly in the tropics and subtropics. Several genera of nettles are covered with small stinging hairs that on contact emit an irritant (formic acid) which produces a skin rash sometimes called urticaria...
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nettle

plant having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation
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Nettle

The nettle (Urtica) is a genus of herbaceous plants of the family Urticaceae. They bear stamens and pistils in separate flowers, the staminate flowers having a perianth of four leaves, whilst the pistillate flowers have one of two leaves.
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nettle

Type: Term Pronunciation: net′ĕl Synonyms: urtica
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Nettle

Urtica dioica
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nettle

[n] - any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae) 2. [v] - goad or provoke,as by constant criticism
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