Ben·net n. Bot. The common yellow-flowered avens of Europe (Geum urbanum); herb bennet. The name is sometimes given to other plants, as the hemlock, valerian, etc.
n 1: avens of Virginia having pale or greenish yellow flowers
[syn: white avens, Geum virginianum]
2: North American white-flowered avens [syn: white avens, Geum