musk plant

noun

Definition of musk plant

: a yellow-flowered perennial North American herb (Mimulus moschatus) of the snapdragon family that has hairy foliage and sometimes a musky odor

First Known Use of musk plant

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Musk plant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/musk%20plant. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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