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bluet

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noun blu·et \ˈblü-ət\

Definition of bluet

  1. :  any of several perennial North American herbs (genus Hedyotis syn. Houstonia) of the madder family; especially :  one (Hedyotis caerulea syn. Houstonia caerulea) having tufted stems and bluish, white, or purplish flowers with yellow centers



Origin of bluet

probably from 1blue


First Known Use: circa 1821

Rhymes with bluet


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