Definition of silverweed in English:

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silverweed

Pronunciation: /ˈsilvərˌwēd/

noun

A yellow-flowered herbaceous potentilla with silvery compound leaves, a common grassland weed of north temperate regions.
  • Potentilla anserina, family Rosaceae.
Example sentences
  • But often I grazed fields like this one, searching for silverweed, wild garlic, cress in the damp corners.
  • After a last stream - beehives here - we're on a dead-end road with silverweed growing down the middle of the Tarmac.
  • Expansion of the endangered silverweed at Wolf Lake is another sign of success.

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Syllabification: sil·ver·weed

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