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Johnny smokers

noun

prairie smoke

noun
1.
a plant Geum triflorum, of the rose family, native to North America, having purplish flowers and silky-plumed fruit.
Also called Johnny smokers.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism
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