squaw lettuce

noun

Definition of squaw lettuce

: a waterleaf (Hydrophyllum occidentale) of the southwestern U.S. having flowers on stalks that are longer than the leaf stalks and that bear one or two heads of flowers

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“Squaw lettuce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squaw%20lettuce. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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