cudweed

noun
cud·​weed | \ ˈkəd-ˌwēd How to pronounce cudweed (audio) , chiefly Southern ˈku̇d- or ˈküd- \

Definition of cudweed

: any of several composite plants (as of the genus Gnaphalium) with silky or woolly foliage

First Known Use of cudweed

1548, in the meaning defined above

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“Cudweed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cudweed. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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