One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A small perennial speedwell, Veronica alpina, having glossy green leaves and blue flowers and native to mountainous and Arctic areas of Europe, Asia, and North America.
Late 18th century; earliest use found in John Hill (bap. 1714, d. 1775), physician and actor.
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