viper's-grass

noun
plural viper's-grasses

Definition of viper's-grass

: a perennial herb (Scorzonera hispanica) with narrow entire leaves, solitary heads of yellow flowers, and long white carrot-shaped roots that are eaten in Spain and elsewhere

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“Viper's-grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/viper%27s-grass. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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