coltsfoot

noun colts·foot \ ˈkōlts-ˌfu̇t \

Definition of coltsfoot

plural coltsfoots
: any of various plants with large rounded leaves resembling the foot of a colt; especially : a perennial composite herb (Tussilago farfara) with yellow flower heads appearing before the leaves

First Known Use of coltsfoot

14th century

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coltsfoot

noun colts·foot \ ˈkōlts-ˌfu̇t \

medical Definition of coltsfoot

plural coltsfoots
1 : a perennial yellow-flowered composite herb (Tussilago farfara) native to Europe but now nearly cosmopolitan that has leaves which are the source of farfara
2 : farfara


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