black medic


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black medic

or black medick
n.
A cloverlike Eurasian plant (Medicago lupulina) in the pea family, having dense clusters of small yellow flowers and black pods. It is cultivated for forage.

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Think first of summer, annual weeds, both grassy and broadleaved, such as crabgrass, goosegrass, black medic, common knotweed and spotted spurge.
But, ironically, Woodman fails to make the linkage with this black medic and his cinematic predecessors who first appeared in a couple of Korean War films, most particularly James Edwards' "Medic" Thompson in The Steel Helmet (1951).
And so bookish Milo Thatch (Fox), who has dedicated his life to hunting down the lost city, sets off on an incredible adventure along with an endearing bunch of multicultural stereotypes - there's the female Latino mechanic, the black medic, the Italian explosives expert and the cook who sounds like an extra from 1960s TV show Bonanza.