meaning of milkweed

1. Any plant of the genera Asclepias and Acerates, abounding in a milky juice, and having its seed attached to a long silky down; silkweed. The name is also applied to several other plants with a milky juice, as to several kinds of spurge.
annual Eurasian sow thistle with soft spiny leaves and rayed yellow flower heads

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