hemp nettle

noun

Definition of hemp nettle

: any of a genus (Galeopsis) of coarse Old World herbs of the mint family; especially : a bristly Eurasian herb (G. tetrahit) naturalized in North America as a weed

First Known Use of hemp nettle

1801

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