buffalo bur


Definition of buffalo bur

  1. :  a North American nightshade (Solanum rostratum) with prickly foliage and racemose yellow flowers

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Origin and Etymology of buffalo bur

so called from its being frequently entangled in the hair of buffalo

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a trip made at another's expense

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