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  • n. Cnidoscolus stimulosus, the spurge nettle.
  • n. Solanum carolinense, the Carolina horsenettle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Spurge nettle. See under nettle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The spurge-nettle, Jatropha urens, variety stimulosa (or J. stimulosa), found from Virginia to Florida and Louisiana.

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

  • n. a stinging herb of tropical America

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