babies'-feet

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

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First Known Use of babies'-feet

1892, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for babies'-feet

so called from its dainty pink blossoms

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The first known use of babies'-feet was in 1892

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“Babies'-feet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/babies%27-feet. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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