mad-dog weed


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Noun1.mad-dog weed - an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodicmad-dog weed - an American mint that yields a resinous exudate used especially formerly as an antispasmodic
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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