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English noun: alecost

1. alecost (plant) tansy-scented Eurasian perennial herb with buttonlike yellow flowers; used as potherb or salad green and sometimes for potpourri or tea or flavoring; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum


Synonymsbalsam herb, bible leaf, Chrysanthemum balsamita, costmary, mint geranium, Tanacetum balsamita


Broader (hypernym)herb, herbaceous plant


Part holonymcostmary


Member meronymgenus Tanacetum, Tanacetum









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