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Symbol: OOFOM Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   HAFRM Haplopappus fremontii (A. Gray) Greene ssp. monocephalus (A. Nelson) H.M. Hall Distribution: Oonopsisfoliosa(A. Gray) Greene var.monocephala(A. Nelson) Kartesz & Gandhi distribution:USA(CO) Classification:      ...

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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.