kantiara

noun

kan·​ti·​ara
ˌkantēˈa(a)rə
plural -s
: a spinose plant (Carthamus oxycantha) resembling the safflower that grows in troublesome clumps in Indian grasslands but can be made edible for livestock by beating off the spines

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“Kantiara.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kantiara. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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