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1. (Science: botany) a weed; a kecksy. Though the rough kex break The starred mosaic. (Tennyson)

2. A dry husk or covering. When the kex, or husk, is broken, he proveth a fair flying butterfly. (Holland)

Origin: W. Cecys, pl, hollow stalks.