cuckooflower

noun
cuck·​oo·​flow·​er | \ ˈkü-(ˌ)kü-ˌflau̇(-ə)r How to pronounce cuckooflower (audio) , ˈku̇- \

Definition of cuckooflower

1 : a bitter cress (Cardamine pratensis) of Eurasia and North America

First Known Use of cuckooflower

1578, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Cuckooflower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cuckooflower. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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