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cudweed

Line breaks: cud|weed
Pronunciation: /ˈkʌdwiːd/

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Definition of cudweed in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A plant of the daisy family, with hairy or downy leaves and inconspicuous flowers.
  • Genera Gnaphalium and Filago, family Compositae

Origin

mid 16th century: from cud + weed, said to be given to cattle who had lost their cud.

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