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  • n. A weed of the genus Melampyrum, with black seeds, found in European wheatfields.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A weed of the genus Melampyrum, with black seeds, found on European wheatfields.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The popular name of plants of the genus Melampyrum.

Etymologies

cow +‎ wheat (Wiktionary)

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