sicklewort

noun

Definition of sicklewort

: a yellow-flowered European vetch (Coronilla scorpioides) with curved pods

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History and Etymology for sicklewort

Middle English sikelwert, from sikel sickle + wert wort

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“Sicklewort.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sicklewort. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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