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Noun1.Bidens - bur marigoldsBidens - bur marigolds        
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
beggar's-ticks, bur marigold, burr marigold, sticktight, beggar-ticks - any of several plants of the genus Bidens having yellow flowers and prickly fruits that cling to fur and clothing
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HOUSTON - Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday praised this city's effort to turn greener - by harnessing millions of dollars in public and private funds to build parks and paths to connect them - and suggested that Houston could be a model for other cities looking to attract new businesses by bolstering residents' quality of life.
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ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- US Vice President Joe Biden, who is currently on a visit to Turkey, paid a visit on Sunday to the Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarchate, located in ystanbul's Balat quarter, under strict security measures.