vegetable sheep

noun

NZ any of various species of the genus Raoulia, esp R. mammillaris or R. eximia, of New Zealand rocky mountains: a small low bush having white flowers and hairy leaves which, from a distance, make it look like a sheep

Nearby words

  1. vegetable cellar,
  2. vegetable ivory,
  3. vegetable marrow,
  4. vegetable oil,
  5. vegetable oyster,
  6. vegetable silk,
  7. vegetable sponge,
  8. vegetable tallow,
  9. vegetable tanning,
  10. vegetable wax

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