wood avens

noun

Definition of wood avens

: a European avens (Geum urbanum) with bright yellow flowers that is adventive in the northeastern U.S.

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First Known Use of wood avens

1720, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of wood avens was in 1720

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“Wood avens.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wood%20avens. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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