Lion's foot
Lion's foot Li"on's foot` (l[imac]"[u^]nz f[oo^]t`) n. (Bot.) (a) A composite plant of the genus {Prenanthes}, of which several species are found in the United States. (b) The edelweiss. [1913 Webster]

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