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cow parsnip

noun

Definition of cow parsnip

  1. :  a tall perennial North American plant (Heracleum lanatum) of the carrot family with large compound leaves and broad umbels of white or purplish flowers; also :  a related Eurasian plant (H. sphondylium) naturalized in the United States



1548

First Known Use of cow parsnip

1548


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