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Any of a number of plants with rounded leaves, in particular.
- ‘I just went to a new international farmers market and saw fresh pennywort for the first time.’
- ‘Smaller herbs are marsh pennywort and camphor weed (both also common in U.S. wetlands).’
- ‘Water-starwort makes its particular kind of dimpling, and marsh pennywort makes another.’
- ‘You hike through that tunnel of live oak, cool shade and wren song, then climb the stairs that top out on a high dune strewn with pennywort.’
- ‘The seeds of pennywort are used occasionally as food by waterfowl.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.