1) See Coxcomb.
2) A plant (Celosia cristata), of many varieties, cultivated for its broad, fantastic spikes of brilliant flowers; -- sometimes called garden cockscomb. Also the Pedicularis, or lousewort, the Rhinanthus Crista-galli, and the Onobrychis Crista-galli.
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1) argentea or Lagos spinach -LRB- a.k.a. quail grass , Soko , Celosia , feather Cockscomb -RRB- is a broadleaf annual leaf vegetable belonging to the Amaranth family -LRB- Amaranthaceae -RRB-