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COW. In a penal statute which mentions both cows and beefer's, it was held that by the term cow, must be understood one that had a calf. 2 East, P. C. 616; 1 Leach, 105.

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Cow parsnips, yarrow, moth mullein, yellow sweet cover, meadow goat's beard, milkweed, and great mullein line the roads to Tillamook, Oregon and the ocean.
immature oat seeds) can rebuild the neuronal myelin sheath that is often damaged in MS and SCI; an external liniment of cow parsnip (a common weed that is a member of the parsley family) is a traditional Southwestern Hispanic remedy for treating injured nerves and stimulating regeneration; external application of St.
All parts of this plant, which can be confused with wild carrots or cow parsnip, can be toxic, although the seeds contain the highest proportion of poison.
Glade often uses a tripod to steady the camera, but for the photos of cow parsnip (above) and Iceland poppy (opposite page, top left), he lay on the ground and shot the backlit petals using the sky as a background.