Roman nettle


Definition of Roman nettle

: an annual herb (Urtica pilulifera) with stinging foliage and small clusters of green flowers

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First Known Use of Roman nettle

1578, in the meaning defined above

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“Roman nettle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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