pilot weed


the compass plant, Silphium laciniatum.

1840–50, Americanism; pilot + weed1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To pilot weed
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: pilot waters
Next Definition: pilot whale
Words Near: pilot weed
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for pilot weed
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing pilot weed
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature