Definition of flixweed in English:

flixweed

noun

  • A Eurasian plant with small yellow flowers and finely divided leaves, formerly thought to cure dysentery.

    • ‘Flixweed is a vigorous plant and a prolific seed producer, enabling it to be highly competitive to desirable plant species.’
    • ‘Flixweed flourishes in full sun, mesic to dry conditions, and almost any kind of soil.’

Origin

Late 16th century: from obsolete flix (variant of flux) + weed.

Pronunciation:

flixweed

/ˈflikswēd/