clivers

var. of CLEAVERS.

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noun
annual having the stem beset with curved prickles; North America and Europe and Asia
Hypernyms: ↑bedstraw

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variant of cleavers

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/kliv"euhrz/, n., pl. clivers.
cleavers.

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cleavˈers or clivers /klivˈərz/ noun
Goose-grass (Galium aparine) which cleaves to fur or clothes by its hooks
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Main Entry:cleave

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clivers
another form of cleavers, the plant.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Clivers — Cliv ers (? or ?), n. See {Cleavers}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clivers — /kliv euhrz/, n., pl. clivers. cleavers. * * * …   Universalium

  • clivers — sb. == claws, talons. O. and N. 78. AS. clifrian, to scratch …   Oldest English Words

  • clivers — n. bedstraw, catchweed (also cleavers) …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Galium aparine — in flower Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • cleavers — /klee veuhrz/, n., pl. cleavers. 1. a North American plant, Galium aparine, of the madder family, having short, hooked bristles on the stems and leaves and bearing very small white flowers. 2. any of certain related species. Also, clivers. Also… …   Universalium

  • cliðwyrt — f ( e/ e) rubea minor, clivers …   Old to modern English dictionary

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