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goldenrod

Syllabification: gold·en·rod
Pronunciation: /ˈɡōldənˌräd
 
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Definition of goldenrod in English:

noun

A plant of the daisy family that bears tall spikes of small bright yellow flowers.
Example sentences
  • Later in the season there are many others such as coneflowers, cosmos, goldenrods, or lavender that they will enjoy.
  • Asters, goldenrods, and sunflowers dominate the landscape from late summer to the end of the growing season.
  • Goldfinches also feed on the seed of goldenrod, coreopsis, cosmos, zinnias, dandelions and other weedy plants.

Words that rhyme with goldenrod

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