bur cucumber n.
1. A weedy, annual, tendril-bearing vine (Sicyos angulatus) native to North America and having small whitish flowers and clusters of small fruits covered with long slender prickles.
2. The fruit of this vine.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Sicyos angulatus — ID 77907 Symbol Key SIAN Common Name oneseed burr cucumber Family Cucurbitaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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