AskDefine | Define ragwort

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1 widespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity [syn: tansy ragwort, ragweed, benweed, Senecio jacobaea]
2 American ragwort with yellow flowers [syn: butterweed, Senecio glabellus]

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  1. A wild flowering plant of the Senecio genus with yellow flowers.
  2. A species or variety of this plant.

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