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Definition(s):

  • (n) common European perennial having showy yellow and orange flowers; a naturalized weed in North America

Usage(s):

  • Publishing is now the smart profession for college youths who fancy neither the drabness of bonds nor the toil of butter-and-eggs.

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  • Roadside plants can be captivating

    Many kinds of wild plants bloom along country roads in Lancaster County, as elsewhere. At least six species of them are of special interest to me, including chicory, Queen-Anne's-lace, butter-and-eggs, bouncing bet, teasel and common mullein.These plants, and others, have characteristics in common. ...
    on July 21, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

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