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plumbago †yellow and red oxides of lead XVII; black lead, graphite XVIII: genus of plants, leadwort XVIII. — L. plumbāgō (i) lead ore, (ii) leadwort, flea-wort, f. plumbum lead (see prec.).
Hence plumbaginous XVIII.

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