Definitions for ragwortˈrægˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rag•wortˈrægˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt(n.)

  1. any of various composite plants of the genus Senecio, usu. bearing yellow, slender-rayed flower heads.

    Category: Plants

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ragwort, tansy ragwort, ragweed, benweed, Senecio jacobaea(noun)

    widespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity

  2. butterweed, ragwort, Senecio glabellus(noun)

    American ragwort with yellow flowers


  1. ragwort(Noun)

    Any of several species of wild flowering plants of the genus Senecio with yellow flowers.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ragwort(noun)

    a name given to several species of the composite genus Senecio


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