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Chenopodium bonus-henricus L good King Henry
2012-06-18 06:28:07

Symbol: CHBO Group: Dicot Family: Chenopodiaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CT, DE, IL, KY, MA, ME, MI, NJ, NY, PA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta...

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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.