Texas snakeweed


Definition of Texas snakeweed

: a shrubby, annual plant (Gutierrezia texana) of southern parts of the central and western U.S. that is related to broom snakeweed

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First Known Use of Texas snakeweed

2004, in the meaning defined above

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“Texas snakeweed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Texas%20snakeweed. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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