broom crowberry

noun

: a prostrate shrub (Corema conradii) of northeastern North America resembling the common crowberry but with flowers in terminal heads

Word History

Etymology

so called from its broomlike appearance

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“Broom crowberry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broom%20crowberry. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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