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brown-eyed Susan

[broun-ahyd] /ˈbraʊnˌaɪd/
noun
1.
a composite plant, Rudbeckia triloba, of the southeastern U.S., having a single flower with yellow rays darkening to an orange orbrown at the base and a brownish-black disk.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10, Americanism
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