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spiderwort

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noun spi·der·wort \-ˌwərt, -ˌwȯrt\

Definition of spiderwort

  1. :  any of a genus (Tradescantia of the family Commelinaceae, the spiderwort family) of American monocotyledonous plants with ephemeral often blue or violet flowers



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1629

First Known Use of spiderwort

1629


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