alpine catchfly

noun

Definition of alpine catchfly

: a European white-flowered herb (Silene alpestris) that is sometimes cultivated

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First Known Use of alpine catchfly

1902, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpine catchfly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20catchfly. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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