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  1. cocklebur, cockle-bur, cockleburr, cockle-burrnoun

    any coarse weed of the genus Xanthium having spiny burrs


  1. cockleburr

    Xanthium (cocklebur) is a genus of flowering plants in the tribe Heliantheae within the family Asteraceae, native to the Americas and eastern Asia and some parts of south Asia .


  1. cockleburr

    Cockleburr is a type of plant in the Asteraceae or sunflower family, scientifically known as Xanthium. This plant is characterized by small greenish flowers and hard, spiny, globose or oval burs that contain seeds. The burs have hooked spines that can easily attach to fur or clothing. Some species of cockleburrs are considered invasive weeds but important in traditional medicine. They are toxic to livestock and can cause skin irritation in humans.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cockleburr in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cockleburr in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
    A dependable
    B greedy
    C noninvasive
    D abrupt

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