thistledown Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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thistledownnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈθɪs.l̩.daʊn/
the ​mass of ​thin, ​soft, ​whitethreads that are ​joined to ​thistleseeds and ​help them to be ​blown through the ​air
(Definition of thistledown from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “thistledown”
in Chinese (Simplified) (白色)蓟种子冠毛…
in Chinese (Traditional) (白色)薊種子冠毛…
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