alpine dock

noun

Definition of alpine dock

: a tall coarse rough-leaved dock (Rumex alpinus) of the Alps with drooping flowers and fruits in large branching clusters

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First Known Use of alpine dock

1731, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpine dock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20dock. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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