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tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus Abelmoschus esculentus , gumbo , Hibiscus esculentus , lady's-finger , okra , okra plant
genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers Abelmoschus , genus Abelmoschus
coarse edible mushroom with a hollow stem and abroad white cap Agaricus arvensis , horse mushroom
Philippine plant yielding a hard fibre used in making coarse twine Agave cantala , cantala , maguey
coarse Old World perennial having a large bulb and tall stalk of greenish purple-tinged flowers; widely naturalized Allium ampeloprasum , kurrat , Levant garlic , wild leek
large widely distributed genus of chiefly coarse annual herbs Amaranthus , genus Amaranthus
coarse perennial ragweed with creeping roots of dry barren lands of southwestern United States and Mexico Ambrosia psilostachya , perennial ragweed , western ragweed
coarse annual with some leaves deeply and palmately three-cleft or five-cleft Ambrosia trifida , great ragweed
coarse erect biennial Old World herb introduced as a weed in eastern North America Anthriscus sylvestris , cow parsley , wild chervil
intensely poisonous tall coarse annual tropical weed having rank-smelling foliage, large white or violet trumpet-shaped flowers and prickly fruits apple of Peru , common thorn apple , Datura stramonium , Jamestown weed , jimson weed , jimsonweed
coarse South American herb grown for its blue-and-white flowers followed by a bladderlike fruit enclosing a dry berry apple of Peru , Nicandra physaloides , shoo fly
coarse Eurasian plant cultivated for its thick white pungent root Armoracia rusticana , horse radish , horseradish , red cole
coarse perennial Eurasian grass resembling oat; found on roadside verges and rough grassland and in hay meadows; introduced in North America for forage Arrhenatherum elatius , evergreen grass , false oat , French rye , tall meadow grass , tall oat grass
any of several coarse tall perennial grasses of most warm areas: reeds Arundo , genus Arundo
coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes autumn pumpkin , Cucurbita pepo , pumpkin , pumpkin vine
coarse fabric used for bags or sacks bagging , sacking
coarse prickly weed having pale yellow flowers and yellow berrylike fruit; common throughout southern and eastern United States ball nettle , ball nightshade , bull nettle , horse nettle , Solanum carolinense
coarse gravel laid to form a bed for streets and railroads ballast
genus of coarse western American herbs with large roots containing an aromatic balsam Balsamorhiza , genus Balsamorhiza
small graceful palm with reedlike stems and leaf bases clothed with loose coarse fibers bamboo palm , fern rhapis , miniature fan palm , Rhapis excelsa
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