cuckoopint

noun cuck·oo·pint \ ˈkü-(ˌ)kü-ˌpint , ˈku̇- \

Definition of cuckoopint

:a European arum (Arum maculatum) with erect spathe and short purple spadix

Origin and Etymology of cuckoopint

Middle English cuccupintel, from cuccu + pintel pintle


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