English version

stinging nettle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Plants
stinging nettleˈstinging ˌnettle noun [countable]  HBPa wild plant with leaves that sting and leave red marks on your skin
Examples from the Corpus
stinging nettleIn common with several other species, the red admiral favours the stinging nettle as a place to lay its eggs.
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