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gumweed

[guhm-weed] /ˈgʌmˌwid/
noun
1.
any of various New World composite plants of the genus Grindelia, having yellow flower heads and covered with a viscid secretion.
Also called gum plant.
Origin
gum1 + weed1
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British Dictionary definitions for gumweed

gum plant

/ˈɡʌmˌwiːd/
noun
1.
any of several American yellow-flowered plants of the genus Grindelia, esp G. robusta, that have sticky flower heads: family Asteraceae (composites)
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