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stinking weed, stinking wood

[DJE idem, cf. Scots stinking weed ragwort CSD] n. a plant, Cassia occidentalis, with an unpleasant odor: 1835 Stinking weed (Journal 45). 1889 Stinking-wood (Gardner 376). = STINKING PEA (Inagua, Andros)

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Last update: 2011-10-30 18:22
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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