frostwort

Frostwort

Frost`wort"\, n. (Bot.) Same as Frostweed.
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frostwort

noun
perennial of the eastern United States having early solitary yellow flowers followed by late petalless flowers; so-called because ice crystals form on it during first frosts [syn: frostweed
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