Wartwort

Wartwort

Wart"wort`\, n. (Bot.) A name given to several plants because they were thought to be a cure for warts, as a kind of spurge (Euphorbia Helioscopia), and the nipplewort (Lampsana communis).
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wartwort

noun
not unattractive European weed whose flowers turn toward the sun [syn: sun spurge
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