lamb's-quarter
noun Date: 1773 1. a goosefoot (Chenopodium album) having glaucous foliage that is sometimes used as greens — usually used in plural but sing. or plural in constr. 2. any of several oraches — usually used in plural but sing. or plural in constr.

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