common hop


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Noun1.common hop - European twining plant whose flowers are used chiefly to flavor malt liquorscommon hop - 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
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Formed from old wire fencing, the arch is covered with golden hop (Humulus lupulus Aureus'), a gold-leafed form of the common hop. The arch stands about 8 feet tall with a 3 1/2-foot-wide space for the flagstone path beneath.