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oyster plant

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noun
  1. salsify.
  2. sea lungwort.
  3. Moses-in-the-cradle.
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Origin of oyster plant

An Americanism dating back to 1815–25
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British Dictionary definitions for oyster plant

oyster plant

noun
  1. salsify or sea lungwortSee salsify (def. 1), lungwort (def. 2)
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