beg·​gar-ticks | \ˈbe-gər-ˌtiks \
variants: or less commonly beggar's-ticks \ ˈbe-​gərz-​ˌtiks \

Definition of beggar-ticks 

1 : bur marigold also : its prickly achenes

First Known Use of beggar-ticks

circa 1818, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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