goldenrod

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noun gold·en·rod \ˈgōl-dən-ˌräd\

Definition of goldenrod

  1. :  any of numerous chiefly North American composite perennial herbs (genus Solidago) with small heads of usually yellow late-blooming flowers often clustered in panicles —called also rayless goldenrod

1568

First Known Use of goldenrod

1568


GOLDENROD Defined for English Language Learners

goldenrod

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noun gold·en·rod \ˈgōl-dən-ˌräd\

Definition of goldenrod for English Language Learners

  • : a type of wild plant that has large groups of yellow flowers


GOLDENROD Defined for Kids

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noun gold·en·rod \ˈgōl-dən-ˌräd\

Definition of goldenrod for Students

  1. :  a plant with tall stiff stems topped with clusters of tiny yellow flowers


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