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nipplewort

[nip-uh l-wurt, -wawrt]
noun
  1. a yellow-flowered plant, Lapsana communis, found in woods and on wasteland.
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Historical Examples of nipplewort

  • The Nipplewort (Lapsana communis) is another very common Composite of waysides and wastes.

    Field and Woodland Plants

    William S. Furneaux


British Dictionary definitions for nipplewort

nipplewort

noun
  1. an annual Eurasian plant, Lapsana communis, with pointed oval leaves and small yellow flower heads: family Asteraceae (composites)
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