Pronunciation: (stik'tīt"), [key]
1. any of several composite plants of the genus Bidens, having barbed achenes that adhere to clothing or fur.
2. any of various other plants having seeds that adhere to clothing or fur.
3. a seed of any of these plants.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.