any composite plant of the genus Liatris, having narrow, alternate leaves and spikelike heads of rose-purple flowers.
an eryngo, Eryngium yuccifolium, of the southeastern U.S., having bristly leaves and whitish flowers.
A THANKSGIVING SPELLING QUIZ TO FEED YOUR HISTORY KNOWHOW
Before you celebrate family and blessings this year, take this quiz to test your spelling knowledge of the history and important figures of the first Thanksgiving.
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Origin of button snakeroot
An Americanism dating back to 1765–75
Words nearby button snakeroot
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