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Good-King-Henry

[goo d-king-hen-ree] /ˈgʊdˌkɪŋˈhɛn ri/
noun, plural Good-King-Henries.
1.
a European, chenopodiaceous weed, Chenopodium bonus-henricus, naturalized in North America, having spinachlike leaves.
Also called mercury.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900
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British Dictionary definitions for good king henry

Good King Henry

noun
1.
a weedy edible chenopodiaceous plant, Chenopodium bonus-henricus, of N Europe, W Asia, and North America, having arrow-shaped leaves and clusters of small green flowers
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