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henbit

[hen-bit] /ˈhɛnˌbɪt/
noun
1.
a common weed, Lamium amplexicaule, of the mint family, having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; hen + bit2
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henbit

/ˈhɛnˌbɪt/
noun
1.
a plant, Lamium amplexicaule, that is native to Europe and has toothed opposite leaves and small dark red flowers: family Lamiaceae (labiates)
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