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

  • n. See dyer's greenweed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a species of mignonette (Reseda luteola), used for dyeing yellow; dyer's weed; dyer's rocket.
  • n. small Eurasian shrub (Genista tinctoria) having clusters of yellow flowers that yield a dye; common as weed in England and U.S.; sometimes grown as an ornamental.


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