Wilding

Definition of Wilding

Wild´ing
n.1.(Bot.) A wild or uncultivated plant; especially, a wild apple tree or crab apple; also, the fruit of such a plant.
Ten ruddy wildings in the wood I found.
- Dryden.
The fruit of the tree . . . is small, of little juice, and bad quality. I presume it to be a wilding.
- Landor.
a.1.Not tame, domesticated, or cultivated; wild.
The ground squirrel gayly chirps by his den,
And the wilding bee hums merrily by.
- Bryant.

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flora, plant, plant life, wild flower, wildflower
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