any of several weedy plants belonging to the genus Cerastium, of the pink family, as C. vulgatum, having small, hairy leaves and tiny, white flowers.
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Origin of mouse-ear chickweed
First recorded in 1725–35
Words nearby mouse-ear chickweed
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