benweed

noun
widespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity
Hypernyms: ↑weed
Member Holonyms: ↑Senecio, ↑genus Senecio

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  • genus Senecio — noun enormous and diverse cosmopolitan genus of trees and shrubs and vines and herbs including many weeds • Syn: ↑Senecio • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Senecio jacobaea — noun widespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity • Syn: ↑ragwort, ↑tansy ragwort, ↑ragweed, ↑benweed • Hypernyms: ↑weed • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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