white campion


Definition of white campion

: any of several white-flowered herbs: such as
a : a viscid-pubescent European herb (Lychnis alba) with fragrant flowers

called also white cockle

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First Known Use of white campion

1578, in the meaning defined above

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“White campion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20campion. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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