common buttercup


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Related to common buttercup: Ranunculus acris, Common meadow buttercup
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Noun1.common buttercup - perennial Old World buttercup with golden to sulphur yellow flowers in late spring to early summercommon buttercup - perennial Old World buttercup with golden to sulphur yellow flowers in late spring to early summer; naturalized in North America
buttercup, butterflower, butter-flower, crowfoot, goldcup, kingcup - any of various plants of the genus Ranunculus
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In a cosmos of double veils, every answer is twain: We own this space, if nothing else, and fill it With twinkling stars and cymbals, common buttercups, Fire from John Henry's hammer, and cascades of bubbles, Baptized and baptizing, in the spirit.