"beggar's lice" Definition

  1. The prickly fruit or seed of certain plants (as some species of Echinospermum and Cynoglossum) which cling to the clothing of those who brush by them.

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Words that start with "beggar's lice": 1
Words that end with "beggar's lice": 1
Words that contain "beggar's lice": 1
Next words in dictionary: beggar's ticks, beggared, beggarhood, beggaring, beggarism
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English Dictionary Definition of beggar's lice

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