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

  • n. Any of several North American plants of the genus Grindelia, especially G. squarrosa, having sticky leaves and bracts and yellow, rayed flower heads.

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

  • n. any of various western American plants of the genus Grindelia having resinous leaves and stems formerly used medicinally; often poisonous to livestock


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