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dyer's rocket

noun
1.
weld2 .
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; cultivated for a yellow dye
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dyer's rocket

noun
1.
a Eurasian resedaceous plant, Reseda luteola, with a spike of yellowish-green flowers and long narrow leaves: formerly cultivated as the source of a yellow dye, used with woad to make Lincoln green Also called weld
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