Definition of Greater burdock

1. Noun. Burdock having heart-shaped leaves found in open woodland, hedgerows and rough grassland of Europe (except extreme N) and Asia Minor; sometimes cultivated for medicinal and culinary use.

Exact synonyms: Arctium Lappa, Cocklebur, Great Burdock
Generic synonyms: Burdock, Clotbur

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Greater Burdock

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greater burdock (current term)
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Literary usage of Greater burdock

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1. Chamber's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1888)
"... or the like, and thus the fruitlets are transported from one place to Greater Burdock (Arctium Lappa, var. m<yu») : a, section of flower-head, ..."

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