small nettle

noun

Definition of small nettle

: an annual European weed (Urtica urens) naturalized throughout North America and having stinging foliage and green flowers in lax elongating clusters that exceed the leaf petioles in length

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“Small nettle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/small%20nettle. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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