Definition of culverfoot
: any of several plants of the genus Geranium; especially : the small-flowered European cranesbill (G. columbinum) — compare dove's-foot
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Origin and Etymology of culverfoot
Middle English culverfot, from 1culver + fot foot; from the shape of the leaves
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