Definitions starting with W

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wire weed

[DJE, W3 different sp.; from its wiry stems] n. a small shrub, Sida carpinifolia, with yellow flowers whose stems are used to make brooms: 1889 (Gardner 366). (Exuma, White)

Tags: noun, plant, shrub

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Last update: 2010-11-25 17:43
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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