Definition of Burseed

1. Noun. The plant sticktight. ¹



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Definition of Burseed

1. a coarse weed [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Burseed

bursal abscess
bursal cyst
bursal synovitis
bursalogy
bursar
bursarial
bursaries
bursars
bursarship
bursarships
bursary
bursas
bursate
burse
bursectomy
burseed (current term)
burseeds
burses
bursiculate
bursiform
bursitides
bursitis
bursitises
bursolith
bursopathies
bursopathy
bursotomy
burst
burst forming unit
burst forth

Literary usage of Burseed

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1. A Manual of Weeds: With Descriptions of All the Most Pernicious and by Ada Eljiva Georgia (1914)
"... Sheep Bur, burseed, Burweed, Bur Forget-me-not. Introduced. Annual or winter annual. Propagates by seeds. Time of bloom: June to August. ..."

2. The Indiana Weed Book by Willis Stanley Blatchley (1912)
"Occurring with it or in similar places and about as common is a European species, the blue bur or burseed (L. lappula L.). It is an annual, 1-2 feet high, ..."

3. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry (1905)
"... about 1 foot in height, found in fields and waste places; widely distributed. Introduced from Europe. Part u»ed.—Herb (nonofficial). burseed, spiny. ..."

4. Lake Maxinkuckee: A Physical and Biological Survey by Barton Warren Evermann, Howard Walton Clark (1920)
"Often a nuisance in pastures, the burrs becoming entangled in the wool of sheep. 633. burseed LAPPULA LAPPULA (L.) Karat. ..."

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