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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small genus of Old World annual herbs: corn spurry.

Usage examples (11)
  • (Stellaria media), sandwort (Spergula), and some willow-herbs
  • Rare. arvenfe aquaticunx Spergula laricina DODECANDRIA TRIGYNIA.
  • The spurry (Spergula arvensis) is introduced, but grows abundantly in our fields.
  • The pink family is represented by Silene, five species; Alsine, three species; Spergula and Paronychia. for more
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