noun Car·du·us \ˈkärjəwəs\

Definition of Carduus

  1. :  a genus of annual or perennial prickly thistles (family Compositae) having the bristles of the pappus not plumose and being native to the Old World — compare cirsium — see musk thistle

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Origin and Etymology of carduus

New Latin, from Latin, thistle — more at chard

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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