black bindweed


noun

a weedy twining vine, Polygonum convolvulus, native to Europe and widely naturalized in North America.

Nearby words

  1. black bear,
  2. black beauty,
  3. black beetle,
  4. black belt,
  5. black bile,
  6. black birch,
  7. black blizzard,
  8. black bloc,
  9. black body,
  10. black book

Origin of black bindweed

An Americanism dating back to 1835–45

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British Dictionary definitions for black bindweed

black bindweed

noun

a twining polygonaceous European plant, Polygonum convolvulus, with heart-shaped leaves and triangular black seed pods
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