kingcup

noun
king·​cup | \ ˈkiŋ-ˌkəp How to pronounce kingcup (audio) \

Definition of kingcup

: any of several plants of the buttercup family especially : marsh marigold

First Known Use of kingcup

1538, in the meaning defined above

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“Kingcup.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kingcup. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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