common hops


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Noun1.common hops - European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquorscommon hops - European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquors; cultivated in America
hops, hop - twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer