from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An ambrosiaceous plant, Ira axillaris, giving trouble as a weed, particularly in northern Nevada and southern Oregon. It grows profusely in low alkali meadows and pastures, sometimes invading cultivated ground, and is very persistent by reason of its creeping root stocks.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.