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blueweed

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noun blue·weed \ˈblü-ˌwēd\

Definition of blueweed

  1. 1 :  viper's bugloss

  2. 2 :  a small weedy sunflower (Helianthus ciliaris) of the southwestern United States with blue-green or gray-green foliage



Circa 1837

First Known Use of blueweed

circa 1837


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