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dyer's-weed

[dahy-erz-weed] /ˈdaɪ ərzˌwid/
noun
1.
any of various plants yielding dyes, as the weld, Reseda luteola, the dyeweed, Genista tinctoria, or the woad, Isatis tinctoria.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80
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British Dictionary definitions for dyers weed

dyer's-weed

noun
1.
any of several plants that yield a dye, such as woad, dyer's rocket, and dyer's-greenweed
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