spearwort

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noun spear·wort \-ˌwərt, -ˌwȯrt\

Definition of spearwort

  1. :  any of several buttercups (especially Ranunculus flammula) with spear-shaped leaves

14th Century

First Known Use of spearwort

14th century

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