bog hemp

noun
any of several flowering weeds of the genus Boehmeria lacking stinging hairs
Syn: ↑false nettle
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Hyponyms: ↑ramie, ↑ramee, ↑Chinese silk plant, ↑China grass, ↑Boehmeria nivea
Member Holonyms: ↑Boehmeria, ↑genus Boehmeria

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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