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A prostrate, mat-forming annual plant (Mollugo verticillata) widespread as a weed throughout North America and having whorled leaves and small, greenish-white flowers.
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(Plants) an annual weed, Mollugo verticillata, native to North America, which produces small white flowers
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a North American prostrate weed, Mollugo verticillata, having small whitish flowers.
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|Noun||1.||carpetweed - annual prostrate mat-forming weed having whorled leaves and small greenish-white flowers; widespread throughout North America|
weed - any plant that crowds out cultivated plants
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