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Synonyms of milkweed

Noun


1. milkweed, silkweed, herb, herbaceous plant

usage: any of numerous plants of the genus Asclepias having milky juice and pods that split open releasing seeds with downy tufts

2. milkweed, Sonchus oleraceus, sow thistle, milk thistle

usage: annual Eurasian sow thistle with soft spiny leaves and rayed yellow flower heads

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