Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: rupturewort
  1. Common prostrate Old World herb often used as a ground cover; formerly reputed to cure ruptures
    - Hernaria glabra

Derived forms: ruptureworts

Type of: ground cover, groundcover

Part of: genus Hernaria, Hernaria

Encyclopedia: Rupturewort