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pineapple weed

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Definition of pineapple weed in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A small mayweed with a smell resembling that of pineapple, having flowers that lack ray florets.
Example sentences
  • Pineapple Weed is a common plant in central and northern Illinois, but somewhat less common in the southern areas of the state.
  • Pineapple Weed has since spread to northern and western Europe, where it is not native.
  • Pineapple weed is a problem in spinach and other vegetable crops.

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