Queen Anne's lace


noun

a plant, Daucus carota, the wild form of the cultivated carrot, having broad umbels of white flowers.

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Also called wild carrot.

Origin of Queen Anne's lace

First recorded in 1890–95
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British Dictionary definitions for Queen Anne's lace

Queen Anne's lace

noun

another name for cow parsley
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