yarrow

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a yarrow plant Achillea millefolium

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English yarowe, yarwe, from Old English ġearwe, from Proto-Germanic *garwō. Cognate with Dutch gerw(yarrow) and German (Schaf-)garbe.

Noun[edit]

yarrow ‎(usually uncountable, plural yarrows)

  1. Any of several pungent Eurasian and North American herbs, of the genus Achillea, used in traditional herbal medicine.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Green woodpecker, Picus viridis

Noun[edit]

yarrow ‎(plural yarrows)

  1. (Britain) The green woodpecker, Picus viridis.

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