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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Common North American weed with linear leaves and small discoid heads of yellowish flowers; Any of several North American plants of the genus Erigeron having daisylike flowers;

Usage examples (29)
  • By now the four of us were stumbling through a rolling pasture of daisy fleabane in full bloom.
  • As she went she picked a bouquet of wild-flowers -- whatever caught her eye -- fleabane, angelica, tickseed, heal-all.
  • Grey lichen grew on the cabin logs and dried stalks of horseweed and pigweed and fleabane rose from the snow in the doorways.
  • More of the usual suspects in the wildflower department, plus mullein, jewelweed, and Wife informs me that some of the asters are actually fleabane. for more
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