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mother-of-thousands

[muhth -er-uh v-thou-zuh ndz] /ˈmʌð ər əvˈθaʊ zəndz/
noun, plural mother-of-thousands. (used with a singular or plural verb)
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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British Dictionary definitions for mother-of-thousands

mother-of-thousands

noun
1.
a S European perennial creeping plant, Linaria cymbalaria, having small pale blue or lilac flowers
2.
a saxifragaceous plant, Saxifraga sarmentosa or S. stolonifera, having white flowers and creeping red runners
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