Indian lettuce

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Indian lettuce a plant of the genus Montia having edible pleasant-tasting leaves
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Usage

In literature:

Though our Indian lettuce is closely allied to the Eastern "Spring Beauty," one would never suspect it from its outward appearance and habit.
"The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits" by Mary Elizabeth Parsons
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