winter fat


Definition of winter fat

  1. :  a tomentose shrub (Krascheninnikovia lanata synonym Eurotia lanata) of the family Chenopodiaceae that is common in parts of the southwestern U.S. and yields valuable forage to stock —called also white sage, winter sage

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to cast off or become cast off

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