cocklebur

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cock·le·bur

noun \ˈkä-kəl-ˌbər, ˈkə-\

Definition of COCKLEBUR

:  any of a genus (Xanthium) of prickly-fruited composite plants; also :  one of its stiff-spined fruits

First Known Use of COCKLEBUR

1804

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