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goutweed

[gout-weed] /ˈgaʊtˌwid/
noun
1.
a fast-spreading weed, Aegopodium podagraria, of the parsley family, native to Eurasia, having umbels of white flowers.
Also called bishop's-weed.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; gout + weed1
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goutweed

/ˈɡaʊtˌwiːd/
noun
1.
a widely naturalized Eurasian umbelliferous plant, Aegopodium podagraria, with white flowers and creeping underground stems Also called bishop's weed, ground elder, herb Gerard
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