kudzu

noun kud·zu \ ˈku̇d-(ˌ)zü , ˈkəd- \

Definition of kudzu

:a fast-growing Asian vine (Pueraria lobata) of the legume family that is used for forage and erosion control and is often a serious weed in the southeastern U.S.

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Origin and Etymology of kudzu

Japanese kuzu


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kudzu

noun kud·zu \ ˈku̇d-zü \

Definition of kudzu for Students

:a fast-growing Asian vine that is grown for hay and to control erosion and is often a serious weed in the southeastern United States

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