Cite
 

Meaning of Russian thistle

Rus'sian this'tle

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a saltwort, Salsola kali tenuifolia, that has narrow, spinelike leaves, a troublesome weed in the central and western U.S. Also called
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.