from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Botany Lacking the top branches as a result of age or decay.
- adj. Infirm; feeble.
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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of dodder.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Shattered; infirm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Overgrown with dodder; covered with parasitic plants.
Probably alteration of dodded, past participle of dialectal dod, to lop off, from Middle English dodden, perhaps from dodde, a measure of grain.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)