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1841, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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12 Nov 2018
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: a wild plant that usually has blue flowers
See the full definition for cornflower in the English Language Learners Dictionary
: a European plant related to the daisies that is often grown for its bright heads of blue, pink, or white flowers
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