field madder

noun

Definition of field madder

: an annual European weed (Sherardia arvensis) of the family Rubiaceae with square stems, whorled leaves, and heads of blue or pink flowers

called also blue field madder

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First Known Use of field madder

1796, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of field madder was in 1796

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“Field madder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/field%20madder. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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