wild lettuce

noun

Definition of wild lettuce

  1. 1a :  a weedy lettuce that is an escape from a cultivated strain b :  any of several native wild plants of the genus Lactuca: such as (1) :  prickly lettuce (2) :  a blue lettuce (L. pulchella) (3) :  a tall North American herb (L. canadensis) that resembles prickly lettuce but lacks spines

  2. 2 :  false wintergreen

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