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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Pungent leaves of any of numerous cruciferous herbs; Any of various plants of the family Cruciferae with edible leaves that have a pungent taste.

Usage examples (33)
  • Our word cress is from Mid.
  • Cook about ten minutes, until the cress is tender.
  • Well wash the mustard and cress and arrange on the top.
  • Water-cress, and its bruised leaves emit a pungent smell. for more
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