Definition of Corn Cockle in English :

Define Corn Cockle in English

Corn Cockle meaning in English

Meaning of Corn Cockle in English

Pronunciation of Corn Cockle in English

Corn Cockle pronunciation in English

Pronounce Corn Cockle in English

Corn Cockle

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Noun

1. agrostemma githago, corn campion, corn cockle, crown-of-the-field

European annual having large trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed; a common weed in grainfields and beside roadways; naturalized in America

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Corn Cockle

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a tall annual weed (Agrostemma githago) of the pink family, with flat, pinkish flowers and poisonous seeds, often found in grainfields

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Corn Cockle

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n.
A weedy annual Mediterranean plant (Agrostemma githago) in the pink family, having reddish-purple flowers and narrow opposite leaves.

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