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buttercup

[OED, W3 different sp.] n. a medicinal plant with yellow flowers: 1905 Turnera ulmifolia (Shattuck 207). 1920 Tribulus cistoides (Britton 202). (Gen.)

Tags: bush medicine, noun, plant

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Last update: 2011-10-29 14:18
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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