butterweed

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noun but·ter·weed \ˈbə-tər-ˌwēd\

Definition of butterweed

  1. :  any of several plants having yellow flowers or smooth soft foliage: such asa :  horseweed 1b :  any of several North American senecios (such as Senecio glabellus)

First Known Use of butterweed

1837

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