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  • n. Anthriscus sylvestris, a weedy biennial umbellifer native to the Old World
  • n. any of a variety of related weeds

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • An umbelliferous plant of the genus Chærophyllum (Chærophyllum temulum and Chærophyllum sylvestre).

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

  • n. coarse erect biennial Old World herb introduced as a weed in eastern North America


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    November 9, 2007