WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
goosefoot fam′ily, 
  • Plant Biologythe plant family Chenopodiaceae, characterized by often weedy herbaceous plants and shrubs having simple, usually alternate leaves, small and inconspicuous flowers, and tiny, dry fruit, and including the beet, glasswort, goosefoot, Russian thistle, saltbush, and spinach.

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