Definitions for snakeweedˈsneɪkˌwid

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. Category: Plants

    Ref: bistort (def. 1). 1

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rabbitweed, rabbit-weed, snakeweed, broom snakeweed, broom snakeroot, turpentine weed, Gutierrezia sarothrae(noun)

    low-growing sticky subshrub of southwestern United States having narrow linear leaves on many slender branches and hundreds of tiny yellow flower heads


  1. snakeweed(Noun)

    Any of various, unrelated plants reputed to cure snakebite

  2. snakeweed(Noun)

    A poisonous American plant of the genus Gutierrezia

Webster Dictionary

  1. Snakeweed(noun)

    a kind of knotweed (Polygonum Bistorta)

  2. Snakeweed(noun)

    the Virginia snakeroot. See Snakeroot


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