ragweed: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (rag'wēd"), [key]
— n.
  1. any of the composite plants of the genus Ambrosia, the airborne pollen of which is the most prevalent cause of autumnal hay fever, as the common North American species, A. trifidaand A. artemisiifolia.
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