speedwell

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noun speed·well \ˈspēd-ˌwel\

Definition of speedwell

  1. :  a perennial European herb (Veronica officinalis) of the snapdragon family that is naturalized in North America and has small bluish flowers in axillary racemes; broadly :  veronica

1578

First Known Use of speedwell

1578


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