from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A plant, Rumex Acetosella, a slender weed with hastate leaves of an acid taste, abounding in poor dry soils. Also
field-sorrel. See cut under Rumex.
- noun Species of Oxalis, more properly called
wood-sorrel, especially O. Acetosella and O. violacea.
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- noun small plant having pleasantly acid-tasting arrow-shaped leaves; common in dry places
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