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noun

a maritime plant, Glaux maritima, having small, pinkish-white flowers.

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sea milkwort

noun

a primulaceous plant, Glaux maritima, of estuary mud and seaside rocks of N temperate coasts, having trailing stems and small pink flowersAlso called: saltwort, black saltwort Compare milkwort
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