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

  • n. A sticky Old World weed (Chenopodium botrys) naturalized in North America and having lobed leaves and an odor suggestive of turpentine.
  • n. See wormseed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an aromatic goosefoot (Chenopodium Botrys), common about houses and along roadsides.

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

  • n. Eurasian aromatic oak-leaved goosefoot with many yellow-green flowers; naturalized North America


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