Synonyms for caltropˈkæl trəp; -θrəp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caltrop, devil's weed, Tribulus terestris(noun)

    tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed

    Synonyms:
    water chestnut plant, star-thistle, devil's weed, water chestnut, caltrop

  2. water chestnut, water chestnut plant, caltrop(noun)

    a plant of the genus Trapa bearing spiny four-pronged edible nutlike fruits

    Synonyms:
    water chestnut plant, star-thistle, devil's weed, water chestnut, caltrop

  3. star-thistle, caltrop, Centauria calcitrapa(noun)

    Mediterranean annual or biennial herb having pinkish to purple flowers surrounded by spine-tipped scales; naturalized in America

    Synonyms:
    water chestnut plant, star-thistle, devil's weed, caltrop, water chestnut

Wiktionary

  1. caltrop(noun)

    A flowering plant, Tribulus terrestris, in the family Zygophyllaceae, native to warm temperate and tropical regions of the Old World.

    Synonyms:
    gokharu, bindii, yellow vine, cathead, puncturevine, burra, goathead

  2. caltrop(noun)

    Synonyms:
    cheval trap, calthrop, galthrap, crow\u2019s foot, galtrop, galtrap, caltrap

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. caltrop

    Synonyms:
    Tribulus terrestris, see there

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