bachelor's-buttons

bachelor's-button

[bach-uh-lerz-buht-n, bach-lerz-]
noun
any of various plants with round flower heads, especially the cornflower.

Origin:
1570–80

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bachelor's-buttons
 
n
(functioning as singular or plural) any of various plants of the daisy family with button-like flower heads

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