variants: or goldylocks \ˈgōldēˌläks, -​diˌ-​ \

Definition of goldilocks 

1 : a European herb (Linosyris vulgaris) of the family Compositae with heads of flowers resembling those of goldenrod

2 : any of several shrubby southern African composite plants (genus Chrysocoma) that have bright yellow flower heads

3 : a European buttercup (Ranunculus auricomus)

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History and Etymology for goldilocks

goldy + locks, plural of lock (curl)

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