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squirrel corn

noun
1.
an American plant, Dicentra canadensis, of the fumitory family, having yellow roots resembling kernels of corn, finely dissected leaves, and clusters of drooping, heart-shaped, cream-colored flowers.
Origin of squirrel corn
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism
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squirrel corn

noun
1.
a North American plant, Dicentra canadensis, having yellow flowers and tubers resembling grains of corn: family Fumariaceae Also called colicweed
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