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  • n. Meadowsweet, a plant found near rivers or on damp ground.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plant, probably the same as meadow-wort.

Etymologies

Old English medewyrt, medowyrt, corresponding to mead +‎ wort. Cognate with Norwegian mjødurt, Danish mjødurt. (Wiktionary)

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