alfileria

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alfilaria or alfileria (ˌælfɪˈlɛərɪə)
 
n
Also called: pin clover a geraniaceous plant, Erodium cicutarium, native to Europe, with finely divided leaves and small pink or purplish flowers. It is widely naturalized in North America and is used as fodder
 
[via American Spanish from Spanish alfilerillo, from alfiler pin, from Arabic al-khilāl the thorn]
 
alfileria or alfileria
 
n
 
[via American Spanish from Spanish alfilerillo, from alfiler pin, from Arabic al-khilāl the thorn]

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alfileria

noun
European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up; often grown for forage [syn: redstem storksbill
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