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BURWEED MARSH ELDER

 Dictionary entry overview: What does burweed marsh elder mean? 

BURWEED MARSH ELDER (noun)
  The noun BURWEED MARSH ELDER has 1 sense:

1. tall annual marsh elder common in moist rich soil is central North America that can cause contact dermatitis; produces much pollen that is a major cause of hay fever

  Familiarity information: BURWEED MARSH ELDER used as a noun is very rare.


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BURWEED MARSH ELDER (noun)


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Meaning:

Tall annual marsh elder common in moist rich soil is central North America that can cause contact dermatitis; produces much pollen that is a major cause of hay fever

Classified under:

Nouns denoting plants

Synonyms:

burweed marsh elder; false ragweed; Iva xanthifolia

Hypernyms ("burweed marsh elder" is a kind of...):

iva; marsh elder (any of various coarse shrubby plants of the genus Iva with small greenish flowers; common in moist areas (as coastal salt marshes) of eastern and central North America)


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