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frostwort


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frostwort  \Frost`wort"\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  Same  as  {Frostweed}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  frostwort 
  n  :  perennial  of  the  eastern  United  States  having  early  solitary 
  yellow  flowers  followed  by  late  petalless  flowers; 
  so-called  because  ice  crystals  form  on  it  during  first 
  frosts  [syn:  {frostweed},  {Helianthemum  canadense},  {Crocanthemum 
  canadensei}] 




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