from The Century Dictionary.

  • A children's game in which plantain-stems are the weapons, the object aimed at being to strike off the head. Compare cocks.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun plural (Bot.) The long flower stems of the ribwort plantain (Plantago Lanceolata).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of kemp.


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