a composite plant, Carduus nutans, having heads of nodding, rose-purple flowers, introduced into the U.S. from Eurasia.
noun 1. any of several aquatic turtles of the genus Sternotherus, of North America, which, when disturbed, emit a musky secretion. noun 1. any of several small turtles of the genus Sternotherus, esp S. odoratus (common musk turtle or stinkpot), that emit a strong unpleasant odour: family Kinosternidae
[muhs-kee] /ˈmʌs ki/ adjective, muskier, muskiest. 1. of or like , as an odor: a musky perfume. [muhs-kee] /ˈmʌs ki/ noun, plural muskies. 1. . /ˈmʌskɪ/ adjective muskier, muskiest 1. resembling the smell of musk; having a heady or pungent sweet aroma /ˈmʌskɪ/ noun (pl) muskies 1. an informal name for the muskellunge adj. c.1600, […]
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[muhz-luh m, moo z-, moo s-] /ˈmʌz ləm, ˈmʊz-, ˈmʊs-/ adjective, noun, plural Muslems, Muslem. 1. .