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mullein

noun mul·lein \ˈmə-lən\

Definition of mullein

  1. :  any of a genus (Verbascum) of usually woolly-leaved Eurasian herbs of the snapdragon family including some that are naturalized in North America



Variants of mullein

also mullen play \ˈmə-lən\

Origin of mullein

Middle English moleyne, from Anglo-French moleine


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with mullein


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