figwort

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noun fig·wort \ˈfig-ˌwərt, -ˌwȯrt\

Definition of figwort

  1. :  any of a genus (Scrophularia) of chiefly herbaceous often fetid plants of the snapdragon family with terminal cymes of small purple, yellow, or greenish flowers

First Known Use of figwort

1548


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