burdock definition

  • noun:
    • any one of a few weedy, mainly biennial flowers regarding the genus Arctium in composite family, having red or purplish rose minds enclosed by prickly bracts and forming a bur in good fresh fruit.
    • the types of biennial thistles within the genus Arctium.
    • A genus of coarse biennial natural herbs (Lappa), bearing little burs which adhere tenaciously to garments, or even to the fur or wool of pets.
    • The common name for the Arctium Lappa, a coarse, broad-leafed biennial weed, normal order Composit√¶, getting the many awns of this involucral bracts hooked at tip.
    • any one of several erect biennial herbs of temperate Eurasia having stout taproots and creating burs
    • any one of several weedy, mainly biennial plants for the genus Arctium in the composite family, having red or purplish flower minds surrounded by prickly bracts and developing a bur in good fresh fruit.
    • the types of biennial thistles into the genus Arctium.
    • A genus of coarse biennial herbs (Lappa), bearing tiny burs which adhere tenaciously to clothing, or to the fur or wool of pets.
    • The common name associated with the Arctium Lappa, a coarse, broad-leafed biennial grass, natural purchase Composit√¶, getting the numerous awns of this involucral bracts hooked at the tip.
    • some of a few erect biennial herbs of temperate Eurasia having stout taproots and creating burs

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