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 for Ribwort
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ribwort \Rib"wort`\, n. (Bot.)
     A species of plantain ({Plantago lanceolata) with long,
     narrow, ribbed leaves; -- called also rib grass, ripple
     grass, ribwort plantain.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an Old World plantain with long narrow ribbed leaves widely
           established in temperate regions [syn: English plantain,
           narrow-leaved plantain, ribgrass, ribwort, ripple-
           grass, buckthorn, Plantago lanceolata]

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