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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knawel, knawe, Scleranthus annuus(noun)

    widely distributed low-growing Eurasian herb having narrow leaves and inconspicuous green flowers


  1. knawel(Noun)

    A low, spreading weed, Scleranthus annuus, common in sandy soil.

  2. Origin: Akin to German Knäuel, a ball of thread, coil. Compare clew.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knawel(noun)

    a low, spreading weed (Scleranthus annuus), common in sandy soil

  2. Origin: [Akin to G. knauelk, knuel, prop., a ball of thread, coil. Cf. Clew.]

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