American gromwell


Definition of American gromwell

: a rough perennial herb (Lithospermum latifolium) of eastern North America with hairy ovate leaves and axillary yellowish white flowers

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First Known Use of American gromwell

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“American gromwell.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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