marsh-trefoil

marsh trefoil

noun

Origin:
1590–1600

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marsh trefoil

noun
perennial plant of Europe and America having racemes of white or purplish flowers and intensely bitter trifoliate leaves; often rooting at water margin and spreading across the surface [syn: water shamrock
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