ague grass

variants: or ague root

Definition of ague grass

: a colicroot (Aletris farinosa) with a scurfy or granuliferous perianth

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First Known Use of ague grass

1687, in the meaning defined above

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“Ague grass.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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