alpine anemone

noun

: a silky-foliage herb (Anemone tetonensis) of the Rocky mountains with bluish white flowers

Word History

First Known Use

1774, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alpine anemone was in 1774

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“Alpine anemone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20anemone. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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