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Meaning of "pheasant's eye" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PHEASANT'S EYE

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PHEASANT'S EYE

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Pheasant's eye is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PHEASANT'S EYE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Pheasant's eye

Pheasant's eye is a common name for several plants with showy flowers and may refer to: ▪ Adonis, a genus of plants in the buttercup family ▪ Narcissus poeticus, a species of daffodil...

Definition of pheasant's eye in the English dictionary

The definition of pheasant's eye in the dictionary is an annual ranunculaceous plant, Adonis annua, with scarlet flowers and finely divided leaves: native to S Europe but naturalized elsewhere. Other definition of pheasant's eye is a type of narcissus, Narcissus poeticus, that has white petals and a small red-ringed cup.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PHEASANT'S EYE

pheasant
pheasantry
Phebe
pheese
Pheidippides
phellem
phelloderm
phellodermal
phellogen
phellogenetic
phellogenic
phelloid
phelloplastic
phelonion
Phelps
phenacaine
phenacetin
phenacite
phenakism
phenakistoscope

WORDS THAT END LIKE PHEASANT'S EYE

a beam in one´s eye
an eye for an eye
apple of one´s eye
black eye
eagle eye
easy on the eye
electric eye
glass eye
half an eye
hook and eye
in one´s mind´s eye
in the public eye
mind´s eye
more than meets the eye
my eye
pope´s eye
red eye
see eye to eye
third eye
turn a blind eye

Synonyms and antonyms of pheasant's eye in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «pheasant's eye» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PHEASANT'S EYE

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Translator English - Chinese

山鸡的眼睛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ojo de faisán
570 millions of speakers

English

pheasant´s eye
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

तीतर की आंख
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

العين الدراج ل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

горицвет
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

O olho de faisão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পাখির চোখ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

l´œil de faisan
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mata ayam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Adonis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

キジの目
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

꿩 의 눈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mripat pitik
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

mắt chim trĩ của
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிசாசின் கண்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तीतरची डोके
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sülün gözü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

L´occhio di fagiano
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Bażant w oko
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

горицвіт
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ochi de fazan
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μάτι φασιανός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

fisant se oog
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

fasan öga
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fasan øye
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PHEASANT'S EYE»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PHEASANT'S EYE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pheasant's eye

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PHEASANT'S EYE»

Discover the use of pheasant's eye in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pheasant's eye and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Handbook On Medicinal Herbs With Uses
Yellow Pheasant's Eye grows wild on lime-rich soils in southeastern and central Europe, Asia andAmerica. Inmanycountries it has been overcollected and it is nowa protected species. It is not native to the British Isles, but is occasionally grown ...
H. Panda, 2004
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Miller's dictionary of gardening, botany, and agriculture; ...
The small bulbs at the base of the main bulbs in the tulip and hyacinth are termed cloves (in Latin, adnata). [b. e.] ADONIS, Linnaeus (named from the Adonis of mythology). Pheasant's Eye. Polyandria Polygyria, Lin- naeus ; Ranunculacea, ...
Philip Miller, 1834
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Livestock-Poisoning Plants of California
Summer pheasant's eye is a plant in the buttercup family that was introduced into North America as a horticultural plant but escaped cultivation and is now naturalized in the western United States. It is well established in some Northern ...
L. Forero, G. Nader, et al.
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A Russian Herbal: Traditional Remedies for Health and Healing
Traditional Remedies for Health and Healing Igor Vilevich Zevin. Parts used: Aerial parts. Actions: Antispasmodic, calmative, cardiac, diuretic. Medicinal virtues: Like periwinkle, a source of digitalis, pheasant's eye is a cardioactive glycoside.
Igor Vilevich Zevin, 1997
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Death in a Pheasant's Eye
A series of crimes committed during the festivities of Guy Fawkes night involve Bill Aveyard of the Northamptonshire police force in a web of mystery and intrigue
James Fraser, 1984
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Gods and Goddesses in the Garden: Greco-Roman Mythology and ...
Next, Linnaeus noted that the pheasant's eye flowers of southern Europe and southwestern Asia had a lot in common with true anemones. Both groups of plants were found in the Mediterranean. Both produced raggedy-looking (deeply  ...
Peter Bernhardt, 2008
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A General History of the Dichlamydeous Plants
87. Schkuhr. hand. 2. No. 1489. t. 152. Flower of an intense blood-red, rarely pale , globose from the concave conniving petals, and from its form and colour is called in France Goutle de sang. Autumnal Pheasant's-eye. Fl. May, Sept. Britain.
George Don, 1831
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Vol. I. - Thalamiflorae
Flower of an intense blood-red, rarely pale, globose from the concave conniving petals, and from its form and colour is called in France Gentle de sang. dutumnal Pheasant's-eye. Fl. May, Sept. Britain. Pl. 1 foot. 2 An. ILA'VA (Vill. cat. strasb.
‎1831
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Handbook of Medicinal Herbs, Second Edition
PHEASANT'S EYE (Adonis vernalis L.) + Activities (Pheasant's Eye) — Analgesic (f; CRC); Anticardiotonic (f; PNC); Diuretic (f; PNC); Positive Inotropic (2; KOM; PH2); Venotonic (1; KOM). Indications (Pheasant's Eye) — Arrhythmia (2; PHR; ...
James A. Duke, 2002
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Noxious Weeds of Australia
Pheasant's eye seedlings have a positive requirement for light. As a result, pasture infestations are much reduced by early seasonal breaks which, followed by good rains, quickly result in the establishment of a good cover of medics which  ...
William Thomas Parsons, Eric George Cuthbertson, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PHEASANT'S EYE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pheasant's eye is used in the context of the following news items.
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Gardener, to Thine Own Self Be True
... daffodil and the Pheasant's Eye daffodil, will teach you to exercise, even in the presence of the most humble of plants, the concentration and ... «New York Times, Jun 15»
2
Chelsea champions again
Varieties varied from February Gold which, as the name suggests, normally flowers in the garden in February, through to Pheasant's Eye, the ... «Spalding Guardian, May 15»
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GREEN THUMBS UP: The sweet scents of springtime
Several types of Narcissus are particularly fragrant including the charming white Thalia, double-flowering Cheerfulness, and Pheasant's Eye. «Wicked Local Plymouth, May 15»
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Time to plant peas: gardening tasks for the bank holiday weekend
Dead-head late-flowering narcissi such as the Pheasant's Eye or highly scented 'Silver Chimes', both unmissable spring cut flowers, with ... «Telegraph.co.uk, May 15»
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Gardens: a host of golden daffodils
Others, such as 'Segovia', a miniature pheasant's eye, are deliciously perfumed. All have delicate flowers that dance with other springtimers ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
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Hole Park: an undiscovered garden
Narcissi proliferate in the meadows: 'Actaea' first, then pheasant's eye, smelling delicious in May; tiny N. pseudonarcissus – our native daffodil ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Feb 15»
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The wonderful botanical drawings of Helga Crouch
To the left of the house is Helga's conservation garden, filled now with waiting pheasant's eye narcissi, and to the right stands her orchard ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Feb 15»
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The flowers and woods tell the tale of how the British landscape …
Hay meadow: Field poppy, pheasant's eye and corncockle. Yellow rattle is parasitic on grass roots, restricting vigour and allowing wild flowers ... «Express.co.uk, Jan 15»
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Now is time to plant gray to enjoy in summer garden
The names of the old-fashioned pinks are as evocative as their fragrances: Pheasant's Eye, London Lovely, Dainty Dame, Allspice, Bat's ... «Sacramento Bee, Jan 15»
10
Poppies disappearing from Flanders fields
They include the field larkspur (Consolida regalis) and summer pheasant's eye (Adonis aestivalis), which have disappeared as intensive ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Dec 14»

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