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clearweed

[kleer-weed] /ˈklɪərˌwid/
noun
1.
a plant, Pilea pumila, of the nettle family, having drooping, green flower clusters and smooth stems.
Also called richweed.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25, Americanism; clear + weed1; so called from its translucent leaves and stems
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