mullein

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noun mul·lein \ˈmə-lən\

Definition of mullein

  1. :  any of a genus (Verbascum) of usually woolly-leaved Eurasian herbs of the snapdragon family including some that are naturalized in North America

Variants of mullein

less commonly

mullen

Origin and Etymology of mullein

Middle English moleyne, from Anglo-French moleine


First Known Use: 14th century


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