oxeye

noun
ox·​eye | \ ˈäks-ˌī How to pronounce oxeye (audio) \

Definition of oxeye

: any of several composite plants (as of the genera Chrysanthemum or Heliopsis) having heads with both disk and ray flowers especially : daisy sense 1b

First Known Use of oxeye

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Oxeye.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oxeye. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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