Definition of jimson weed in English:

jimson weed

Line breaks: jim¦son weed
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɪms(ə)n
 
/
(also jimpson weed)

noun

[mass noun]

Origin

late 17th century (originally as Jamestown weed): named after Jamestown in Virginia.

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