hawk's-beards

hawk's-beards
noun
any of various plants of the genus Crepis having loose heads of yellow flowers on top of a long branched leafy stem; northern hemisphere
Syn: ↑hawk's-beard
Hypernyms: ↑wildflower, ↑wild flower
Member Holonyms: ↑Crepis, ↑genus Crepis

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  • hawk's-beard — noun any of various plants of the genus Crepis having loose heads of yellow flowers on top of a long branched leafy stem; northern hemisphere • Syn: ↑hawk s beards • Hypernyms: ↑wildflower, ↑wild flower • Member Holonyms: ↑Crepis, ↑genus Cre …   Useful english dictionary

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