Definition of ox-tongue in English:

ox-tongue

Syllabification: ox-tongue
Pronunciation: /ˈäksˌtəNG
 
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noun

An Old World plant of the daisy family with yellow dandelionlike flowers and prickly hairs on the stem and leaves.
More example sentences
  • The ox tongue is in blossom during June and July; all the florets of the flower-heads, as in the dandelion, are of a rich golden yellow.
  • Bristly ox tongue is a coarse, rough annual plant that grows about 1 meter high.

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