dwarf buttercup

noun

Definition of dwarf buttercup

: any of several small or low-growing buttercups especially : a weak-stemmed buttercup (Ranunculus pygmaeus) that is native to Europe but widely distributed in moist rocky northern and alpine parts of America and that usually has several stems each bearing a single flower

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“Dwarf buttercup.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dwarf%20buttercup. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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