Mawseed \Maw"seed`\, n. [Cf. G. magsamen.] (Bot.) The seed of the opium poppy. [1913 Webster]

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  • mawseed — /möˈsēd/ noun Poppy seed, esp as used for cage bird food ORIGIN: Ger dialect Mahsaat, from Mah poppy, and saat seed …   Useful english dictionary

  • mawseed — n. seed of the opium poppy …   English contemporary dictionary

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