corn cockle definition

  • noun:
    • A weedy annual Mediterranean plant (Agrostemma githago) having reddish-purple flowers and opposite leaves.
    • a weed (Agrostemma Githago syn. Lychnis Githago), having bright plants, typical in grain industries.
    • a European annual (Agrostemma githago) having big trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common grass in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America.
    • See cockle, 2.
    • European yearly having big trumpet-shaped reddish-purple blossoms and toxic seed; a common weed in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in the usa
    • A weedy annual Mediterranean plant (Agrostemma githago) having reddish-purple blossoms and other leaves.
    • a weed (Agrostemma Githago syn. Lychnis Githago), having bright flowers, common in grain areas.
    • a European yearly (Agrostemma githago) having big trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed; a standard weed in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America.
    • See cockle, 2.
    • European annual having large trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common grass in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America

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