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crosswort

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Pronunciation: /ˈkrɒswəːt
 
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Definition of crosswort in English:

noun

A yellow-flowered European plant related to the bedstraws, with leaves arranged in a cross or whorl of four.
  • Cruciata laevipes, family Rubiaceae

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