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Definition of "lamb's-quarter" []

  • Leaves collected from the wild (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "lamb's-quarter" in a sentence
  • "Pigweed greens, lamb's-quarter, young clover, and dandelion leaves seasoned with coltsfoot were cooking in another pot, and a sauce of dried, tart apples mixed with wild rose petals and a lucky find of honey steamed near another fire."
  • "We call it lamb's-quarter, for the lamb doth eat it by choice."
  • "Luxuriant beds of the green stuff known in the United States as lamb's-quarter, abound, and I put one of the sowars to gathering some with the idea of cooking it for supper."
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