fuller's thistle

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fuller's thistle

  1. The teasel (Dipsacus fullonum) whose burs were once used by fullers in dressing cloth.


Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for fuller's thistle in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)