caper spurge definition

  • noun:
    • An ornamental European spurge (Euphorbia lathyris) having a latex regarded as being a possible way to obtain hydrocarbons which can be converted into gas.
    • poisonous Old World spurge; adventive in the usa; seeds yield a purgative oil
    • An ornamental European spurge (Euphorbia lathyris) having a latex considered to be a potential supply of hydrocarbons which can be changed into gas.
    • toxic Old World spurge; adventive in the us; seeds yield a purgative oil

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