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puha

  

      n     (N.Z.)      another name for       sow thistle  
     (Maori)  
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sow thistle  
      n   any of various plants of the Old World genus Sonchus, esp. S. oleraceus, having milky juice, prickly leaves, and heads of yellow flowers: family Compositae (composites),   (Also called)    milk thistle     (N.Z.)   puha            (N.Z.)   rauriki  
     (C13: from sugethistel, perhaps variant of Old English thugethistel, thuthistel thowthistle, a dialect name of the sow thistle. See sow2, thistle)  


puha         
      n     (N.Z.)      another name for       sow thistle  
     (Maori)  

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Pu, puja, pula, puma

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