1. early winter cress of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida
  2. winter cress any plant of the genus Barbarea: yellow-flowered Eurasian cresses; widely cultivated for winter salad
  3. yellow watercress annual or biennial cress growing in damp places sometimes used in salads or as a potherb; troublesome weed in some localities
  4. work in progress a piece of work that is not yet finished
  5. American watercress mat-forming perennial found in cold springs of the eastern United States
  6. alligator grass prolific South American aquatic weed having grasslike leaves and short spikes of white flowers; clogs waterways with dense floating masses
  7. social intercourse communication between individuals
  8. Arenaria interpres common Arctic turnstone that winters in South America and Australia
  9. watercress any of several water-loving cresses
  10. cylinder press a printing press where the type is carried on a flat bed under a cylinder that holds paper and rolls over the type
  11. common watercress perennial Eurasian cress growing chiefly in springs or running water having fleshy pungent leaves used in salads or as a potherb or garnish; introduced in North America and elsewhere
  12. mountain watercress mat-forming perennial found in cold springs of the eastern United States
  13. relentless never-ceasing
  14. wintergreen any of several evergreen perennials of the genus Pyrola
  15. family Winteraceae small family of chiefly tropical shrubs and trees of genera Drimys and Pseudowintera; sometimes included in Magnoliaceae
  16. oil of wintergreen oil or flavoring obtained from the creeping wintergreen or teaberry plant
  17. winter rose European evergreen plant with white or purplish rose-like winter-blooming flowers
  18. coral-root bittercress European bittercress having a knotted white rootstock
  19. retrogress get worse or fall back to a previous condition
  20. garden pepper cress annual herb used as salad green and garnish

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