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coltsfoot


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coltsfoot  \Colts"foot`\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  perennial  herb  ({Tussilago  Farfara}),  whose  leaves  and 
  rootstock  are  sometimes  employed  in  medicine. 
 
  {Butterbur  coltsfoot}  (Bot.),  a  European  plant  ({Petasites 
  vulgaris}). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coltsfoot 
  n  :  perennial  herb  with  large  rounded  leaves  resembling  a  colt's 
  foot  and  yellow  flowers  appearing  before  the  leaves  do 
  native  to  Europe  but  now  nearly  cosmopolitan;  used 
  medicinally  especially  formerly  [syn:  {Tussilago  farfara}] 




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