Pronunciation: (gōts'bērd"), [key]
1. any of several composite plants of the genus Tragopogon, esp. T. pratensis, having yellow flower heads.
2. a plant, Aruncus dioicus, of the rose family, having pinnate leaves and long, slender spikes of small white flowers.
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