Definition of ribwort in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈribwərt/
(also ribwort plantain)


A Eurasian plantain with erect ribbed leaves and a rounded flower spike, well established as a weed in North America.
  • Plantago lanceolata, family Plantaginaceae.

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Syllabification: rib·wort

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