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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An annual plant (Vaccaria pyramidata), native to Eurasia and naturalized in North America and having clusters of deep-pink flowers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a European annual with pale rose-colored flowers; cultivated flower or self-sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort; -- also called the cow-cockle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The field-soapwort, Saponaria Vaccaria.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. European annual with pale rose-colored flowers; cultivated flower or self-sown grainfield weed; introduced in North America; sometimes classified as a soapwort

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