alpine clover

noun

: a European mountain clover (Trifolium alpinum) with heads of pink flowers

Word History

First Known Use

1789, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alpine clover was in 1789

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“Alpine clover.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20clover. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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