Synonyms of pigweed


1. lamb's-quarters, pigweed, wild spinach, Chenopodium album, goosefoot

usage: common weedy European plant introduced into North America; often used as a potherb

2. pigweed, Amaranthus hypochondriacus, amaranth

usage: leaves sometimes used as potherbs; seeds used as cereal; southern United States to Central America; India and China

3. lamb's-quarter, pigweed, wild spinach, greens, green, leafy vegetable

usage: leaves collected from the wild

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