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lamb's ears

noun plural but usually singular in construction

Definition of lamb's ears

  1. :  a widely cultivated perennial southwest Asian herb (Stachys byzantina syn. S. olympica) of the mint family having leaves covered with densely matted hairs



1930

First Known Use of lamb's ears

1930


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