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Definition 1: any of numerous chiefly North American weedy plants constituting the genus Ambrosia that produce highly allergenic pollen responsible for much hay fever and asthma - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for ragweed in the sense of this definition

(ragweed is a kind of ...) any plant that crowds out cultivated plants

(... is a kind of ragweed ) annual weed with finely divided foliage and spikes of green flowers; common in North America; introduced elsewhere accidentally

(... is a kind of ragweed ) a coarse annual with some leaves deeply and palmately three-cleft or five-cleft

(... is a kind of ragweed ) coarse perennial ragweed with creeping roots of dry barren lands of southwestern United States and Mexico

(... is a member of ragweed) comprising the ragweeds; in some classification considered the type genus of a separate family Ambrosiaceae

Definition 2: widespread European weed having yellow daisylike flowers; sometimes an obnoxious weed and toxic to cattle if consumed in quantity - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for ragweed in the sense of this definition

(ragweed is a kind of ...) any plant that crowds out cultivated plants

(... is a member of ragweed) enormous and diverse cosmopolitan genus of trees and shrubs and vines and herbs including many weeds

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