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Definition of cowslip
- 2any of a number of herbaceous plants, in particular:
- North American term for marsh marigold (also Virginia cowslip) a North American plant with blue flowers (Mertensia virginica, family Boraginaceae).
Old English cūslyppe, from cū 'cow' + slipa, slyppe 'slime', i.e. cow slobber or dung