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Queen Anne's lace

noun

Definition of Queen Anne's lace

  1. :  a widely naturalized Eurasian biennial herb (Daucus carota) which has a whitish acrid taproot and flat lacelike clusters of tiny white flowers and from which the cultivated carrot originated —called also wild carrot



1895

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1895


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