Starwort

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starwort

(Science: botany) Any plant of the genus aster. See Aster.

A small plant of the genus Stellaria, having star-shaped flowers; star flower; chickweed. Water starwort, an aquatic plant (Callitriche verna) having some resemblance to chickweed. Yellow starwort, a plant of the genus Inula; elecampane.