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clotbur


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cocklebur  \Coc"kle*bur`\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  coarse,  composite  weed,  having  a  rough  or  prickly  fruit; 
  one  of  several  species  of  the  genus  {Xanthium};  --  called 
  also  {clotbur}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clotbur  \Clot"bur`\,  n.  [Cf.  {Clote}.] 
  1.  The  burdock.  [Prov.  Engl.]  --Prior. 
 
  2.  Same  as  {Cocklebur}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clotbur 
  n  :  any  of  several  erect  biennial  herbs  of  temperate  Eurasia 
  having  stout  taproots  and  producing  burs  [syn:  {burdock}] 




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